Former Mystic Inn burns in Republic, Fayette County
Firefighters were responding to a structure fire late Friday night in Republic, Fayette County.
Emergency management officials reported that building that once housed the Mystic Inn was fully engulfed in flames. More than 15 fire companies were called shortly after 10:30 pm to respond to the blaze at the three-story structure on Legion Street.
Officials said they believed the structure was vacant. Homes across the street did not appear to be in danger, according to a staffer at Fayette County 911.
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