Cabins destroyed in Neshoba fire

NESHOBA COUNTY — Fifteen cabins were destroyed and seven others damaged in a fire that swept through a section of the Neshoba County Fairgrounds on Monday morning.

The cause of the blaze that was reported at 8:43 a.m. has not been determined, said Neshoba County Fire Investigator Ralph Sciple.

The State Fire Marshal is investigating.

Fire damage was confined to two rows in the newest section of the Fairgrounds north of the racetrack and barns in the 860s through the 890s.

Sun Herald
5/10/11