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Fire damages Fayetteville business

Posted May 23, 2008 1:36 p.m. EDT

— An early morning fire caused heavy damage to a business located across the street from the Person Street fire station on Friday, officials said.

The fire broke out at the A-1 Supply Company, at Person Street and Eastern Boulevard, shortly before 5 a.m.

Firefighters arrived in less than a minute, but the fire had already gotten a strong hold in the building's interior, officials said.

Investigators did not yet know the cause of the fire.