Fire spreads in downtown Murray, cause under investigation

Murray City firefighters responded to a fire in downtown Murray at approximately 2 a.m. Wednesday.

The fire, which Assistant Fire Chief Matthew Tinsley said originated in Wilson Florist, has been contained by more than 30 firefighters. Wilson Florist is located on 5th Street.

The roof collapsed at Wilson Florist as well as at Profiles Salon and Spa.

The cause of the fire is unknown at this time. Tinsley said a fire marshal is on the scene investigating.

Until store owners allow firefighters into their buildings, Tinsley said there is no way to know exactly how much damage was caused by the fire.

Staff report