One person dead in Swansboro house fire

  • Source: WITN-TV NBC 7 Washington
  • Published: 09/19/2022 04:50 AM

One person died in a house fire in Swansboro Friday, according to officials. Swansboro Fire Chief David Degnan said the call came in around 5:40 p.m. to a home located at 112 Oyster Bay Road. Degnan said several crews went out to the scene and firefighters found one person dead inside the home. Officials say the house is a total loss and crews stayed at the scene for hours until the fire was put out around 1:30 a.m. Saturday morning. The State Bureau of Investigations and the State Fire Marshals Office are investigating the cause of the fire. Several agencies responded to the call including; Swansboro Fire Department, Bear Creek Fire Department, Hubert Fire Department, Western Carteret Fire Department, and Pumpkin Center Fire Department.


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