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House Near Rolesville Destroyed by Fire

Posted April 17, 1997 12:00 a.m. EDT

— A fire broke out just before 11 a.m. Thursday in a house on Maylor Drive in Rolesville. By the time firefighters arrived, the split-level house was engulfed in flames.

Investigators said the house is almost a total loss and that they are ruling the fire accidental.

They believe the blaze started in a bedroom where an iron was left on. It took firefighters about two hours to contain the fire.

There were no injuries reported.