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Tire warehouse burns in Vicksburg

Tire warehouse burns in Vicksburg


PARKER WAS ON @THE SCENE. @P>>Reporter: FLAMED WHIPPED @THROUGH SAXTON’S FIRE SHOP @MONDAY NIGHT. @P>>HE HAS BEEN HERE SINCE 1953, @JUST KIND OF DEVASTATING. @P>>Reporter: A 16 WAPT NEWS @VIEWER SENT THESE PICTURES. @HE SAID YOU COULD SEE THE SMOKE @AND FLAMES FROM I-20 ABOUT A @MILE WAY. @INVESTIGATORS SAY AROUND @9:00 P.M. THE OWNER OF SAXTON’S @WAS WORKING IN THE SHOP. @HE SMELLED SMOKE, AND CALLED @911. @P>>THE TIRES WERE THE CAUSE OF @THE FIRE TO GROW, JUST, YOU @KNOW, JUST THE NATURE OF IT. @AND ALSO AUTOMOTIVE SHOP, THE @OILS, THE GASOLINE, JUST THINGS @COMMONLY FOUND IN THE SHOP, SO @WE HAD A TREMENDOUS FIRE LOAD. @THAT’S WHERE WE DID OUR OIL @CHANGES. @P>>ALL OF THAT BACK THERE WAS @STORAGE BASICALLY. @P>>Reporter: ONE FIREMAN WAS @RUSHED TO THE EMERGENCY ROOM @AFTER THIS BRICK WALL CAME @TUMBLING DOWN. @P>>IT ACTUALLY FELL ACROSS THE @FIRE HOSE. @LANDED ON THE FIREFIGHTER. @HE HAD NO BROKEN BONES AND NO @SERIOUS INJURIES. @P>>Reporter: THE OWNER DID @MANAGE TO SAVE SEVERAL @CUSTOMERS’ CARS BUT ONE MAN WAS @WAITING TO SEE IF HIS WORK TRUCK @MADE IT OUT. @P>>IT CAN BE REPLACED AS LONG AS @GREG IS OUT KAY, I’M FINE, BUT I @WANT TO SEE I GUESS AND @DOCUMENTATION AND TOOLS AND @VALUABLE STUFF. @P>>Reporter: EVERYONE’S GLAD NO @ONE GOT HURT IN THE FIRE, BUT @ONE OF THEIR MAIN CONCERNS — @P>>LITTLE BLACK CAT HER NAME IS @COCO. @SHE HAS BEEN HERE 14 YEARS. @SHE IS A STAPLE AROUND HERE. @P>>HOPE THEY CAN REBUILD. @IT HAS BEEN HERE A LONG TIME.

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