US, local agencies investigating church fire in Farmington
FARMINGTON, N.M. (AP) — Federal and local authorities are investigating a church fire in Farmington.
The Farmington Fire Department said in a statement that The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints church sustained substantial smoke and fire damage during the fire early Saturday morning but that nobody was injured.
The Fire Department said cause wasn’t immediately determined.
It said a San Juan County task force’s investigation includes the FBI and the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives because the fire involves a church.