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Firefighters Defeat Blaze at Raleigh YMCA

Posted June 2, 1997 12:00 a.m. EDT

— Fire interrupted activities and created quite a bit of commotion at the YMCA on Hillsborough Street in downtown Raleigh Monday afternoon. Smoke came out of the roof as firefighters evacuated the building.

About 125 people were inside at the time. No one was hurt.

Investigators say the fire was caused by an electrical problem.