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Belfry abandoned structure fire damages buildings

Officials say they received a call just before 2 p.m. afternoon to an abandoned structure fire in the process of being torn down.

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BELFRY, Ky. A fire happened in Pike County Sunday.

Officials say they received a call just before 2 p.m. afternoon to an abandoned structure fire in the process of being torn down.

We are told three men hired to tear down the building set it on fire.

That fire then caused some cosmetic damage to the Hatfield Funeral Home and a house nearby.

State Police are investigating the incident.

Belfry Fire Department worked the fire with 2 apparatuses and about 13 firefighters.


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