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Church destroyed in overnight fire

A church in Oktibbeha County was destroyed in an overnight fire, Fire Coordinator Kirk Rosenhan said.

Posted: Sep 26, 2018 7:23 AM
Updated: Sep 26, 2018 6:43 PM

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) - A church in Oktibbeha County was destroyed in an overnight fire, Oktibbeha County Fire Coordinator Kirk Rosenhan said.

The fire happened around midnight Tuesday at the Union Hill Baptist Church on New Light Road, which was not in use.


Photo: Kirk Rosenhan

Investigators do not know the cause of the fire at this time.

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