Due to the dollar amount loss sustained in a fire Monday at Berger Horticulture, federal fire investigators with the ATF will be on scene this week. Assisted by the Sulphur Springs Fire Marshall, they will seek the cause of the fire that destroyed the industrial facility located in Hopkins County on State Highway 19N near Birthright. Local fire personnel have been on sight since the fire and were to remain until investigators take charge of the scene, according to County Fire Chief Andy Endsley.
Berger officials are expected at the facility Thursday. Their access to the facility will be depend on the completion of the investigation of the fire.