Shelby County building fire contained - News, Weather & Sports

Shelby County building fire contained

MT. EDEN, KY (WAVE) – Fire has destroyed an abandoned building in the small Shelby County town of Mt. Eden that once housed a grocery store. 

The initial alarm was sounded around 5:20 a.m. Dispatchers said Mt. Eden firefighters called in additional equipment to fight the fire in a two story building on State Highway 636. At least four different fire departments were sent to the scene.

One building was engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived. Two other buildings were threatened, but firefighters were able to contain the fire to the one building.

No injuries have been reported. The building is said to be a total loss.

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