Small fire breaks out at Tupelo Walmart

Firefighter responded to the call Sunday afternoon.

Posted: Jul. 8, 2018 6:36 PM

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - Firefighters responded to the Walmart on West Main Sunday afternoon for reports of a fire.

Fire Marshal Jason Scott says a small fire broke out in a receptacle in a meat cooler. The fire was almost out when officials arrived.

The store was evacuated but no injuries or extensive damage was reported.

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