Fire Closes Fulton Wal-Mart

4 years 4 months 1 week ago Sunday, August 04 2013 Aug 4, 2013 Sunday, August 04, 2013 6:45:00 PM CDT August 04, 2013 in Coverage From Callaway
By: Amanda Sohaney, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

FULTON - A fire in a Fulton Wal-Mart Sunday afternoon closed the store for about 30 minutes.

The Fulton Fire Department responded to a call about smoke in a structure around 5 p.m. Sunday. When officials arrived to the Wal-Mart on 1701 North Bluff Street, they found a small fire in a meat cooler display case with electrical arcs. The fire was extinguised by fire personnel with a fire extinguisher.

Damage is estimated to be $2,000. No one was injured.

Fulton Fire Department investigators determined it was an electrical fire and it was accidental.

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