Fire Destroys Phoenix Catholic Church

Fire Destroys Phoenix Catholic Church May 1, 2019

You can see the video report from a local station below.


St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in north Phoenix was gutted by an overnight fire.

Over 60 firefighters responded to the fire near 40th Street and Shea Boulevard sometime after midnight Wednesday.

The Phoenix Fire Department said when fire crews first arrived, they found an extensive fire inside the church that was growing rapidly.

…The cause of the fire is currently unknown and an investigation will begin once the fire is fully extinguished and deemed safe to enter the structure.

No firefighters were injured while battling the blaze.

Stay tuned.

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