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Homeowner injured in Johnston County fire

Posted May 4, 2009 9:37 a.m. EDT
Updated May 4, 2009 10:19 a.m. EDT

— A homeowner was injured when a fire broke out at his house at 923 Glen Laurel Road, between Clayton and Wilsons Mills, Monday morning, authorities said.

The fire broke out shortly before 8:30 a.m. Footage taken by WRAL News' helicopter Sky 5 showed flames and dense, black smoke pouring from the roof of a light brown, two-story house.

Authorities at the scene said that homeowner was transported to a hospital. There was no word on the extent of his injuries or the cause of the fire.

A sign in the yard said the house was up for sale.