Church destroyed by fire

By Amanda McBride

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

Crossroads Baptist Church is destroyed after an early morning fire on January 7.

Mathiston Fire Department (Webster County) responded to the fully involved structure fire around 5:30 a.m. Backup was quickly called with Reform Volunteer Fire Department, Bywy Volunteer Fire Department and Maben Fire Department (Webster County) responding. All fire departments worked to put out the blaze in frigid temperatures.

Crossroads Baptist Church is located in northern Choctaw County.

Crossroads Baptist Church is left smoldering after an early morning after destroyed the church on January 7.

Crossroads Baptist Church is left smoldering after an early morning after destroyed the church on January 7.