No injuries reported when fire rips through Durham cabinet business
Posted December 16, 2016
Durham, N.C. — No injuries were reported Friday morning when fire did heavy damage to a custom cabinet shop in Durham.
Fire crews were called to Garland Woodcraft Company at about 9 a.m.
More than 40 firefighters responded, and it took them about 30 minutes to bring the fire under control.
The fire started in a room where chemicals and varnishes are kept, officials said.
Employees arrived at the business at about 6 a.m. Friday.
Some nearby portions of the building sustained smoke and water damage, but fire officials were still assessing damage late Friday morning.
It's unclear how the fire started.