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Fire Guts Wilson Metal Fabrication Shop

Posted June 2, 2007
Updated June 3, 2007

— A two-alarm fire destroyed a Wilson business Saturday night.

The blaze was at the BC Metal Shop at 5302 Skyland Loop Road.

Neighbors said flames were 25 feet into the air when fire trucks arrived.

At first, firefighters were concerned about possible explosions. The business makes trailers, and there were several propane tanks and torches in the building.

No one was hurt, and investigators were looking into the cause of the fire.


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  • dakota_loves_me Jun 4, 2007

    Wow that means that their has be a glitch in the whole place somewhere especially if that hasnt been the first time the place has burned down!

  • GAP PERSON Jun 4, 2007

    This is not the first time a fire has involved this location. I remember when the first owners home was the same way????????