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Garner mobile home damaged in fire

Posted November 17, 2009 7:27 a.m. EST

— Emergency crews responded to a mobile home fire at 128 Dakota Drive Tuesday morning.

A man who was renting the home was there at the time, officials said. He was not injured.

The fire started just before 4 a.m. at the mobile home, which is near New Bethel Church Road off N.C. Highway 50.

The damage was "pretty extensive," fire officials said. Investigators said they believe the blaze began in an unused bedroom. The cause was unknown.