Two alarm structure fire in Blendville Neighborhood; Meeting place for popular Narcotics Anonymous groups

Joplin News First

JOPLIN, Mo. — About 5:00 AM Sunday reports of a structure fire alerted Joplin Dispatch to the 1300 block of South Wall in Joplin.

Joplin Fire Department, Joplin Police and METS ambulance responded to 1330 South Wall Ave.

“Two story wood frame structure, visible smoke and flames from the second floor,” was the first report upon arrival.

GOOGLE STREET VIEW, 1330 SOUTH WALL, JOPLIN.

Almost immediately a second alarm was sounded for additional manpower and apparatus.

This building is where numerous Narcotics Anonymous meetings gather daily. Including the popular noon hour “We Do Recover” Meeting.

Fire was declared under control at 7:36 AM. Fire was out at 9:56 AM.

At the initial printing of this article firefighters are still battling active flames.

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Posted by Joplin News First on Sunday, April 4, 2021

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