Fire investigators arrive in Beattyville

Friday, the state fire marshal's office will join federal, state and local authorities to try to figure out what caused a fire that devastated part of downtown Beattyville.

The fire broke out on Main Street and burned Jack's IGA, a clothing store as well as the offices of the Beattyville Enterprise.

Firefighters were able to stop the flames before they spread to a nearby post office.

Fire crews remained on the scene into Friday morning to monitor the situation and deal with any remaining hot spots.

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