Fire heavily damages Kemper church

KEMPER COUNTY, Miss. (WTOK) A church was heavily damaged by fire and smoke Sunday in Kemper County.

Mendon Zion Primitive Baptist Church caught fire just after 4:00 p.m. Firefighters arrived to heavy flame coming from the structure. Kemper County Sheriff James Moore says no one was hurt, but there is extensive damage to the church. The cause is under investigation.