Fire In Downtown Mabank Burns Several Historic Buildings

Four downtown buildings have burned in a blaze in Mabank.

The city's fire chief told KLTV 7 about eight volunteer fire departments helped Mabank firefighters battle the blaze, which began about 4 p-m-.

He told us it began in a cleaners and spread to at least three other buildings.

The fire was mostly out as of late Monday night, with firefighters monitoring a few hot spots, a Mabank police official says. The fire burned a cleaners, a beauty shop, an insurance office, and one vacant building.

Luckily, there were no injuries. An investigation is under way to find out what started the fire.