Sec. 19-23. Power of officer in command at fire to order destruction of property.
The officer commanding at a fire may direct the pulling down or destroying of any fence, house or other thing which he may judge necessary to be pulled down or destroyed, to prevent the further spreading of the fire, and for this purpose, may require such assistance from all present as he shall judge necessary. (Code 1959, § 13-8)
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