Several bush fires of unknown origin destroyed sections of Kings House property in St Andrew on Thursday afternoon, February 28.
Reports are that shortly after 2:30 p.m., persons passing in the vicinity of Kings House saw the fire on a section of the grounds and raised an alarm.
The fire department, soldiers and police were summoned to the scene and upon their arrival, the entire Kings House property was evacuated, and the firefighters fought the fire.
Our news team also learned that the fire mainly destroyed the property grounds close to the Jamaica House Basic school.
Up to late Thursday afternoon, the authorities still did not give a report as to how the fires started.