Fayette County

Peachtree City Walmart announces opening of mobile pharmacy after fire set inside store last month

PEACHTREE CITY, Ga. — Slightly more than a month after the Walmart in Peachtree was set on fire, the company has officially opened the doors for its “Big Blue” mobile pharmacy.

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“Big Blue” will serve customers in the store’s parking lot from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Friday.

The pharmacy will be closed on weekends.


Last month, Peachtree City Fire Department said the fire broke out inside the store on Highway 54 just before 7 p.m.

Channel 2 Action News was live at the scene as firefighters worked to put out the flames during WSB Tonight.

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Three officers were hospitalized for smoke inhalation, but have since been released.

A 14-year-old girl was arrested and charged with arson.

Walmart says it is actively working to rebuild the store. The store sustained extensive damage to the interior and the roof.

Walmart has not given a timeline for when the store will reopen.