Event center a total loss after overnight structure fire

CULLMAN COUNTY, Ala. – Authorities closed Hwy 278 West due to a large structure fire that started overnight at Brick Haven Event Center in the Baldwin Community.  First responders answered the call at 1:27 a.m.

Units from four departments are at the scene extinguishing hot spots at this time.

Authorities confirmed that no one was in the building at the time of the fire.

Authorities say the building appears to be a total loss.

Fire crews in Cullman County said they struggled to fight the fire due to water pressure issues.

At this time, Hwy 278W has been reopened.

WHNT News 19 is working to gather more details and asking questions about the water pressure issue, we will update you on WHNT News 19 at 5 & 6, on our WHNT app, and on social media.