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Large fire in Edgecombe County

Friday, November 23, 2012

Multiple fire departments responded to a large fire at a farm southwest of Conetoe in Edgecombe County Friday.

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The first calls came in around 12:30 p.m.

Pictures from Chopper 11 HD showed a farm building close to the intersection of Thigpen and Ellis roads with its roof blown off.

The building was adjacent to what appeared to be grain silos.

The fire was believed to have started in the barn's electrical system.

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