Firefighters contain storage unit fire in Morehead City

  • Source: WNCT-TV CBS/CW+ 9 Greenville
  • Published: 02/03/2024 01:56 PM

PHOTOS: Morehead City firefighters and other crews battled a storage unit fire that broke out Friday evening. The Town of Morehead City posted on Facebook that crews responded around 5:30 p.m. to the fire on Boyd Lane. When crews arrived, they found the unit completely engulfed in flames. As of 8 p.m. Friday evening, officials said it had been contained. Crews remained on the scene working the area to make sure there were no hot spots. In the 8 p.m. update, officials said due to the nature of the material in the storage building, fire crews from Morehead City said smoke would remain visible overnight and likely throughout Saturday. A 9 p.m. update stated crews would remain at the scene overnight and throughout Saturday. It also stated lumber and plywood were stored there.


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