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Six-Alarm Fire Rocks Charlotte, NC

Update (1054 EST): Fire is ripping through the Mill Creek apartments buildings near the Southpark Mall.

Update (1050 EST): Footage has emerged showing a major collapse at one of the structures.

 

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Update (1033 EST): the fire has been upgraded to a six-alarm. At least 18 engines have been added to the box.

At approximately 0930 EST, reports began to emerge of a large fire on the 7700 Block of Liberty Row Drive in Charlotte, NC at several apartment buildings. The emergency was elevated to a five-alarm fire at 1000 EST.

As of this publication, the emergency has not been brought under control. A crane operator is trapped in the equipment suspended above the fire. Multiple partial collapses have been reported. This is developing.

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