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Firefighters battle east Raleigh fire

Posted February 11, 2009 11:41 a.m. EST
Updated February 11, 2009 7:51 p.m. EST

— A Wednesday morning house fire at 4320 Bartholomew Circle in Raleigh has been ruled accidental. The fire broke through the roof of the two-story home, causing "significant damage."

The fire was started by an over-heated refrigerator igniting combustible material, investigators said.

Authorities did not have an estimate of how much damage was done.

No injuries were reported.