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UPDATE: Graceville Lumber Mill on Fire

By: news Email
By: news Email

UPDATE 9:05

Multiple fire agencies responded to a fire at Rex Lumber Company in Graceville, Fla. earlier this evening.

These pictures were sent to us by Steve Lowery.

Reports are that the drying area is where that fire broke out.

Graceville Fire, Jackson and Washington County Fire, as well as Southern Junction and Rehobeth firefighters are all on the scene of that fire.

Dothan Fire Chief Larry Williams dispatched a ladder truck fire engine to assist.

Right now there's no word on the extent of the damage.

Rex Lumber produces southern yellow pine lumber.

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Graceville, FL - Reports are coming in that the lumber mill in downtown Graceville is on fire this evening.

Flames are visible from Highway 77.

Multiple fire units from neighboring towns and cities are on the scene.

The Marianna aerial truck is reported to be attacking the fire from above.

It's not known what started the fire.

News 4 has a reporter on the scene. We'll update this story as more information becomes available.


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