Fire departments burn Markham Road house in training exercise

Published 1:37 pm Friday, November 19, 2010

A house at 810 Markham Road in Tryon was demolished by burning on Saturday, Oct. 23. Participating in the burn training exercise were members of the Tryon, Columbus, and Mill Spring fire departments. The Town of Tryon recently approved demolishing the house. Left, Tryon Assistant Fire Chief Johnny Hipp takes a break at the burn. The town has cleaned off the lot since the burn and planted grass. (photo submitted)