Fire crews called to major fire in Forrest City - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Fire crews called to major fire in Forrest City

(Photo Source: WMC Action News 5 viewer) (Photo Source: WMC Action News 5 viewer)
(Photo Source: WMC Action News 5 viewer) (Photo Source: WMC Action News 5 viewer)
FORREST CITY, AR (WMC) -

Firefighters are on the scene of major fire in Forrest City, Arkansas, in the 220 block of North Washington Street.

Reports are that four downtown buildings are on fire.

According to the Forrest City Fire Department, multiple fire crews are fighting the blaze that started sometime around 10:40 a.m. Thursday. 

Fire crews from Wynne, Palestine, Caldwell, Madison, and Forrest City are on the scene and will likely remain there for several hours.

A WMC Action News 5 viewer sent in photos that show heavy smoke in the area.

WMC Action News 5 is working to learn more about the fire.

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