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Fire Breaks Out At Mattress Company

Posted June 4, 2005 1:52 a.m. EDT

— Crews spent hours Friday night trying to get a fire at a mattress factory under control.

The Southern Mattress Manufacturing Company is off Highway 43 outside of Rocky Mount.

Flames destroyed a storage building, and crews spent the night trying to contain the fire to the main building.

There is no word on injuries or the extent of damage.