Edmonson Voice Staff
Firefighters responded to a barn fire at 2175 Mohawk Road around 4am on Thursday, September 29, 2016. Authorities said the structure was already on the ground when emergency personnel arrived on scene.
Officials said the property was owned by Roger James of Mohawk. It was reported that two explosions were heard before firefighters arrived.
The Sheriff's Office said that they responded to the same property just hours before in an unrelated call involving some sort of altercation. No other information about the incident was released.
The barn was a total loss. No injuries were reported and the cause of the blaze is not yet known.
Responding to the scene were the Chalybeate, Brownsville, Wingfield, and Rocky Hill Fire Departments, along with the Dist. 2 Constable and the Edmonson County Sheriff's Office.