Firefighters: Neighbor spotted flames at Wilmington home


WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Firefighters say no one was inside when flames sparked at Wilmington home early Tuesday morning.

It happened in the 400 block of 17th Street at the intersection of Nun Street. Fire crews say when a neighbor spotted the fire coming from the back corner of the home, he went in the home to be sure no one was inside.

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Firefighters on the scene say no one was hurt, and no one was inside at the time of the fire. Crews blocked nearby intersections while investigators looked to find what caused the flames.

There’s no word yet on how much damage the fire caused. Fire crews are still investigating.