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Arson destroys observation tower in Elkhart County


Fire has destroyed a wooden observation tower in Ox Bow Park in Elkhart County.  The fire burned the tower Tuesday night. 

Concord Fire Department is investigating.  No suspects have been identified.

No one was injured in the fire, but the tower was destroyed.  Any remaining parts of the structure will be torn down.

Elkhart County's Parks and Recreation Board will have to make a decision whether to rebuild.  Spokesman Larry Neff told the decision is "up in the air" right now.


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