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Fire burns through roof of Youngsville home

Posted July 18

Firefighters quickly extinguished a blaze at a  at 1425 Moores Pond Road. (Photo courtesy Wake Forest News)

— Two people were able to escape a house fire Friday in Youngsville, but the house where they were staying suffered serious roof damage. 

Wake Forest News reported that the pair heard crackling in the attic and called 911. The fire quickly burst through the roof of the home.

Firefighters from Youngsville, Bunn, Wake Forest and Franklinton used water from a nearby pond to put out the blaze. 


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  • sunshine1040 Jul 18, 6:32 p.m.

    I am betting there was smoke and water damage throughout the house not just the roof. Glad all made it out safely

  • "Screen Name-8/20" Jul 18, 5:59 p.m.

    Wow! What the heck!?!
    Blessed no one is hurt.

  • scubagirl2 Jul 18, 5:11 p.m.

    wow! Glad no one was injured