Structure fire in Pender County

Posted by Debra Worley - email

PENDER COUNTY, NC (WECT) - Pender County fire crews battled flames of a structure fire Tuesday morning.

Authorities say an abandoned building on Old Fayetteville Road and Highway 421 caught fire around 11:00.

The abandoned home caught fire when the owner was burning vegetative debris in a barrel.

Deputy Chief Scott Wyland with the Long Creek Grady Volunteer Fire Department said no charges will be filed.

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