Brazos County church burns down on Fourth of July

The cause of the blaze remains under investigation.
Southern Oaks Baptist Church in Bryan burns down.
Southern Oaks Baptist Church in Bryan burns down.(KBTX)
Published: Jul. 5, 2020 at 1:17 AM CDT|Updated: Jul. 5, 2020 at 10:30 AM CDT
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BRAZOS COUNTY, Texas (KBTX) - A rural church was destroyed by a fire in the late hours of Independence Day.

Authorities were called to Southern Oaks Baptist Church off Grassbur Road around 11:30 p.m. Witnesses say they were driving by when they noticed the church on fire and called 9-1-1.

Multiple agencies were on scene to help put out the fire that engulfed the building.

KBTX has not heard of any reports of anyone being injured. The cause of the fire remains under investigation. We’ll have a full report on what happened Sunday night on News 3 at 10.

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