Arson suspected in early morning fires

May 18, 2017
Little remains of a cabin off Holly Branch Road following a fire early Thursday. That fire and another fire at a nearby garage are being investigated as arson. Anyone who may have information is asked to contact the Lewis County Sheriff's Office. - Dennis Brown Photo

Little remains of a cabin off Holly Branch Road following a fire early Thursday. That fire and another fire at a nearby garage are being investigated as arson. Anyone who may have information is asked to contact the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office. – Dennis Brown Photo

Fires of suspicious origin destroyed a cabin and nearby garage early Thursday in a remote location off Holly Branch Road.

Sheriff Johnny Bivens said residents in the area reported hearing a loud explosion about 6:00 a.m. Thursday.

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