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Abandoned House Destroyed by Afternoon Fire
4/17/14 3:40 PM
Cherokee County firefighters go through the rubble of the structure destroyed by the fire.
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Cherokee County firefighters go through the rubble of the structure destroyed by the fire.

Cherokee County Fire and Emergency Services responded to a structure fire this afternoon shortly before 2 o’clock on Bells Ferry Road, at the intersection of West Pine Ridge Drive.

Squad 1 reported seeing heavy smoke in the area as soon as they left the station. When they got to the scene, they found the structure fully involved. The house appeared to be abandoned and was completely destroyed by the afternoon fire.

No injuries were reported. Both lanes of Bells Ferry Road were blocked until the fire was under control. The cause of the fire is currently under investigation.

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The house was completely destroyed by the fire.
The house was completely destroyed by the fire.
Cherokee County firefighters keep checking the area for hot spots.
Cherokee County firefighters keep checking the area for hot spots.
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