UPDATED: Fire Destroys Vacant Church near Georgetown
UPDATED – 2:45pm – State Fire Marshal investigators are trying to determine the cause and origin of a blaze at the St. Mary’s Holy Church on Donovans Road north of Georgetown. Georgetown firefighters were called just after 12:15 Sunday morning and found fire through the roof. Multiple area fire companies helped to battle the blaze. Heavy fire damage is estimated at $50,000. If you have any information on this fire – contact the State Fire Marshal – 302- 856-5600 or Crime Stoppers – 800-TIP-3333.
Georgetown Firefighters were called to a blaze on Donovans Road just after 12:15 Sunday morning. When crews arrived at the scene they found a vacant church with flames shooting through the roof. Crews from multiple fire companies helped to battle that blaze for nearly 4 hours. The State Fire Marshal is investigating.