Fire damages Talladega rec center

TALLADEGA, AL (WBRC) - The Spring Street Rec Center in Talladega was damaged Thursday by fire.

The acting fire chief, Mark McKleroy, says the fire started around 4pm, and it was contained  shortly after.

The blaze was atop the roof in a construction area around a pool. The pool area received minor smoke damage.

The area was not in use by the public.

Fortunately, no one was injured.

If you plan to visit, please call the center for operating hours at (256) 362-0514.

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