CARROLLTON, Ga. (AP) - Investigators are trying to determine what caused a fire that destroyed the sanctuary of a 91-year-old church in Carrollton, a loss estimated at $1.7 million.
Authorities said the blaze began around 4:30 a.m. Wednesday at Bethesda Baptist Church in the town about 45 miles west of Atlanta.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that national, state and local investigators were trying to find the cause, but foul play is not expected. No one was injured.
Firefighters were able to prevent the blaze from spreading to other buildings at the church.
National, state and local investigators have been unable to determine the cause by late Wednesday. But foul play is not expected. No one was hurt.
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