Fire at Durant Bar Ruled Arson

10-12-05 - Durant Fire Marshall has ruled the fire that broke out at the Water 'N Hole Bar in Durant early Wednesday morning was arson.

A motorist saw flames and smoke billowing from the north side of the building and stopped at the Loves Store to alert police.

Fire crews were able to put out the flames in a few minutes keeping the fire from spreading to neighboring motor homes.

The Water 'N Hole was closed overnight, and the building suffered minor damage. No one was injured.