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2 Fires Damage Garner Homes

Posted May 21, 2007 7:19 a.m. EDT

— Firefighters in Garner were busy overnight battling two house fires.

Authorities said the first fire started at around 2 a.m. Monday at 507 Kenway Street. The flames damaged part of the home and the garage. Officials said a car inside the garage was destroyed.

Around 30 minutes after the first fire, a second one broke out at 2008 Muirfield Ridge Drive. Officials said the house was under construction in a new neighborhood. No one was inside at the time.