Lumber yard fire in Wallace

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WALLACE, NC (WECT) - Firefighters battled flames at Builders Discount on Northeast Railroad Street in Wallace Thursday morning.

The Duplin County 911 center received a call about the fire at 5:17 am.  When they arrived at the store they found flames spitting from the back of the business.

The owner of the store said he will have to close the business for a few days, but will reopen.

No injuries have been reported, and the cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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