Fire broke out at Adams United Methodist Church at approximately 8:45 this morning.
|Adams United Methodist Church|
Several fire companies responded including Parksley, Tasley, Onley, Onancock and Bloxom. The fire quickly consumed the main sanctuary. At 9:50 it was reported that there was a roof collapse at the church.
Fire companies remain at the scene as of 10:00 fighting the fire.
It will take a while to discover the cause. So far there is no evidence whatsoever that might connect this fire with the recent string of arson fires.
As of 11:17 a.m. the fire was reported under control