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Witnesses capture frightening moments of Raleigh building fire

Posted March 17

A drone's eye view shows the glow and smoke of a fire in downtown Raleigh. (Courtesty: Adam Larrabee)

— The power of social media was apparent Thursday night as residents of downtown Raleigh, visitors and those who were out on Glenwood South for the evening captured the flames as a building under construction burned.

The fire was visible throughout downtown Raleigh and caused traffic disruptions on major routes, including Capital Boulevard and Wade Avenue.


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