UPDATED @ 1:14 PM BREAKING NEWS Structure Fire at 579 WestGate PkwyMatt Boster
Posted by: Matt Boster
Date: Jan 28 2014 12:51 PM
Multiple Dothan Fire Engines are responding to a report of a structure fire at 579 WestGate Pkwy H. First Engine on scene has advised Heavy Smoke visible . Battalion 2 has command. Dothan Police are responding along with an ambulance. The road is closed due to supply line blocking the road.
Matt and Rickey are on Scene and will update.
UPDATED @ 1:14 PM
The fire is the old Air National Guard Armory which belongs to the City of Dothan. It is used by the City of Dothan for storage of equipment and impounded vehicles.
The fire was noticed by staff of The Butcher's Block which is on Westgate Parkway across the street from the armory.
The building on fire was a 7 garage bay building which sits on the south end of the property. On the arrival of Dothan Fire smoke was coming from the building.
One vehicle inside the building was a seized vehicle from about a week ago. It contained heavy damage. Another vehicle inside the building sustained smoke damage.
Dothan Fire was quick to get the fire under control.