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Fire strikes Wilson County flea market building

Posted February 5, 2009 6:13 a.m. EST
Updated February 5, 2009 8:00 a.m. EST

— Wilson County emergency crews battled a fire Thursday morning at a building at Mildred's Flea Market, 3122 U.S. Highway 301 S.

A shed full of snacks was "fully engulfed" in fire around 6 a.m., according to officials. Crews extinguished the fire by 7:20 a.m.

Authorities estimated that the shed sustained $1,000 worth of damage. No one was injured, and the cause of the fire was unknown.