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Day Care Center fire results in closure

VAN ZANDT CO., March 14, 2013—On Sunday, March 10, multiple fire departments along with the Van Zandt County Fire Marshal responded to the scene of a structure fire at the Little Vandal Day Care Center on FM 314, south of Van.

Fortunately, the Day Care Center was closed at the time, and no children were present. 

According to initial reports, the fire appears to be accidental, having started in a resource/storage room in the center of the Day Care. The Day Care Center suffered extensive fire, smoke and heat damage.

The Day Care will be closed until further notice. Day Care staff contacted parents of enrolled children. Parents needing information can contact Julie Jackson at 903-590-0035.

Photo courtesy of Van Zandt Fire Marshal

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