Fire Destroys Vacant Building in Rural Jackson County

Fire Destroys Vacant Building in Rural Jackson County

Makanda – Jackson County officials are investigating a fire that destroyed a vacant building near Makanda yesterday afternoon. County officials say the fire happened at a building on Blue Moon Road just north of Makanda. The owners of the structure had recently begun working on it. Fire Crews from both the Carbondale and Makanda Fire Departments responded to the fire, but the structure could not be saved.