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Witnesses report loud noises as Raleigh utility buildings catch fire

Posted May 20, 2008

— Several utility buildings caught fire in Raleigh early Tuesday.

The fire spread from building to building on Kincaid Drive near North New Hope Road.

Witnesses reported hearing loud noises, which might have been propane tanks or ammunition stored in the buildings, officials said.

No one was hurt. There was no word on what started the fire.


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  • DandyJenn May 20, 2008

    god i hope not...that was mighty close to my house.

  • 2headstrong May 20, 2008

    Terrible reporting. Were these sheds behind houses, a business, on an otherwise empty lot, or what? Speculation on propane tanks, ammunition...well what did the fire department say?

  • anonemoose May 20, 2008

    Can you say "Meth Lab"?