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2 Fires Hit Office Complex

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DURHAM — Durham firefighters had a busy Sunday. Theywere called twice to tackle fires at the same office complex.

The first blaze broke out about 5 p.m. at the Academy Center OfficePark on Academy Road. Faulty electrical wiring is thought to have startedthat fire.

Then, five hours later, they were called back again. This time, to adifferent building in the same office park. The second fire was muchlarger and spread to two other offices.

Officials are still investigating the second blaze, which may haveinvolved arson.