Portions of the Diamond Acres Seventh-day Adventist Church in St. Catherine was gutted by fire this morning at about 3:00 am, November 4, 2016. It is intimated that the fire started within the kitchen located to the side of the building.
By the time the Fire Department came on the scene, the fire had already destroyed the kitchen and damaged portions of the roof, windows and door that are located to the side where the kitchen was.
The pastor, members and elders of the church were on the scene early this morning to assist with cleaning up activities.
Plans are in place to have the church cleaned up and prepared to host worship on Sabbath, November 5, 2016.