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Lake Willastein Bunker Fire

Photos by Michael Cossey

21 January 2005 Fire
Above, Captains Tim Bullard (left) and Drew Nichols examine the contents of a bunker at Lake Willastein Regional Park. The bunker was the site of a fire and reported explosion Friday, January 21, 2005.

Below, Captain Bullard and Maumelle Police Sgt. Stuart Bragg talk with a representative of the construction company that was storing equipment in the bunker. Residents of the Edgewater Subdivision heard an explosion shortly before 10 p.m. and reported an unknown-type fire to Maumelle Police & Fire Communications.
When personnel from the Maumelle Fire Dept. investigated the report, they found a fire in the concrete bunker, which is located in the northeast corner of the park.
21 January 2005 Fire

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