Electrical system to blame for Fort Bragg band building blaze
Posted July 13, 2010 8:44 a.m. EDT
Updated July 13, 2010 11:23 a.m. EDT
Fort Bragg, N.C. — Initial findings indicate that an electrical system fire is to blame for the blaze that destroyed Fort Bragg's All-American band building on July 2, according to Fort Bragg officials.
A more detailed finding will be made in about 30 days when the report is completed.
The fast-moving fire struck the building, known as A-T building 1541 at Longstreet Road and Keerans Street.
The 82nd Airborne Division band lost more than $1 million worth of instruments, uniforms, sheet music and other equipment two days before its Independence Day concert.