Albemarle firefighters respond to Wednesday morning house fire

Published 11:35 am Wednesday, February 22, 2023

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Firefighters were called to a fire at a home in the 600 block of South Second Street at approximately 10:21 a.m. Wednesday, according to a statement from the City of Albemarle.

The occupant of the home reported the fire started as the occupant was cooking food on the stove. No injuries were reported.

The house sustained heavy structural damage, a city official said.



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Chris Miller has been with the SNAP since January 2019. He is a graduate of NC State and received his Master's in Journalism from the University of Maryland. He previously wrote for the Capital News Service in Annapolis, where many of his stories on immigration and culture were published in national papers via the AP wire.

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