At around 8:50 Monday morning, the Fairmont Fire Department was summoned to a report of a fire at the Martin County Library at 2nd Street and North Park St. in Fairmont. The fire was contained to the back of the building in the garage area. The library building had been in the process of being re-roofed over the past week. No injuries were reported, damage estimate is unknown at this time. The library will be closed through at least Tuesday and all programs are cancelled until further notice.


Photos taken by Fairmont Photo Press and Martin County Library.