Fire destroys log cabin

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By Nathan L. McBroom

Fire investigators are still trying to determine what sparked a fire that destroyed a log cabin on Eminence Pike Tuesday morning.

Shelby County Fire Chief Bobby Cowherd said the building's compact design and wooden walls allowed the to fire spread quickly through the 250 square-foot log cabin.

The building, which was located at 1951 Eminence Pike, was unoccupied when the blaze began. No one was injured in the fire.

The report of the fire was made to 911 dispatch at 8:45 a.m. At that time flames were already shooting out of the windows of the building.

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