By CHRIS AGEE | firstname.lastname@example.org
According to Mineral Wells fire reports, volunteer and paid firefighters were called to a number of Memorial Day weekend blazes.
The first, a structure fire in the 300 block of Bowie Drive, was reported around 5:25 p.m. Friday, reports indicate.
Crews worked to prevent the fire from escaping the immediate vicinity, though the unoccupied building was reportedly completely destroyed.
Officials say a nearby resident was burning trash in a barrel shortly before the structure fire. Embers from the trash fire likely ignited the building, reports conclude.
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