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Fire Damages House In Carrsbrook

Fire Damages House In Carrsbrook

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A fire at a house in the Carrsbrook subdivision. It happened shortly after 6:30 a.m. Wednesday at 315 Gloucester Road. There was fire in the crawl space and the walls of the first floor. Albemarle Fire & Rescue says the cause was a malfunctioning heating system. There were no injuries. Total damage is estimated at just over $75,000.

 

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