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Fire hits Raleigh dentist's office

Posted April 22, 2010

— A two-alarm fire at a dentist's office temporarily closed part of West Millbrook Road in north Raleigh Thursday morning.

The fire was called in from 221 W. Millbrook Road at 7:13 a.m., according to the incident report. Heavy smoke was pouring from the two-story, wood-frame structure when the first firefighters arrived.

Approximately 45 firefighters labored to bring the blaze under control by 7:49 a.m., the report says.

No one was injured, but about a quarter of the building was damaged, rendering it uninhabitable.

The cause of the fire was ruled accidental, according to the report.

One lane of Millbrook Road was closed in both directions while crews battled the fire.


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  • garnertoy Apr 22, 2010

    six forks

  • Mitch Apr 22, 2010

    What intersection is this near?

  • c0j0nes Apr 22, 2010

    It was a fire at the dentist office next to the day care.

  • LabOwner Apr 22, 2010

    According to the N&O it's at a Dentist Office


  • TeresaBee Apr 22, 2010

    Has anyone passed this fire that can report?

  • sinenomine Apr 22, 2010

    Any more news on this? Been a couple of hours now.

  • hollylama Apr 22, 2010

    Thankfully its not the daycare on that block.