What they thought began as a smoke investigation by an agency became a third alarm fire with multiple fire departments responding.
Carl Junction Fire, Seneca District Fire Department, Galena Fire Department, Quapaw Fire, Joplin Fire Department assisted the Reddings Mill Fire Department.
Sandstone Gardens is a large structure located along the south side of I-44.
What the Sandstone Gardens stated on their Facebook Page -
“To all of our family and friends, thank you for all your thoughts and prayers. Everyone is safe and sound.
We will have to temporarily close for now. We will have more information about the store and orders for our customers soon. Please give us just a little time to process this tragedy.
Have a safe and wonderful Thanksgiving. We are so thankful for you all.”
No other details have been released.