Firefighters battle 3-alarm blaze at lumber yard - FOX Carolina 21

Firefighters battle 3-alarm blaze at lumber yard

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Smoke rises from the scene of a lumber yard fire in Rutherford County. (Aug. 23, 2011/FOX Carolina) Smoke rises from the scene of a lumber yard fire in Rutherford County. (Aug. 23, 2011/FOX Carolina)
RUTHERFORDTON, NC (FOX Carolina) -

Firefighters battled a three-alarm blaze at a lumber yard in Rutherford County on Tuesday afternoon.

The fire happened at Parton Lumber off Highway 64.

FOX Carolina's Adrian Acosta said at least two buildings were damaged at the business. He said dozens of firefighters were at the scene.

Acosta said there were no flames visible at the scene, but heavy smoke was billowing from the facility.

There was no immediate word on the cause of the fire.

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