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Fire Destroys Old Tobacco Building in Greenville

fire in gville 1GREENVILLE, Ky. (4/21/14) — A raging fire is consumming the old tobacco building at 112 Walnut Street in Greenville.

Fire crews including those from Greenville and Central City fire departments were continuing work to contain the massive structure fire at the time these SurfKY News photos were shot at approximately 7:30 p.m. Monday, April 21.

According to Greenville Fire Chief Jerry Aders, the cause of the fire is suspicious, however, the exact cause has not yet been determined and is under investigation.

Rita Dukes Smith

SurfKY News Director

SurfKY News Photos/Shawn Freels

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