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Church Camp Fire Being Investigated

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LINCOLNTON — Arson hasn't been ruled out as the cause of a a fire at a church campground in Lincoln County.

Saturday night's fire at the campground next to Tucker's Grove United Methodist Church destroyed 12 cabins and a mobile home.

Six firefighters were treated for smoke inhalation.

The county fire marshal believes the fire may have been set accidentally by vagrants or purposely by vandals.