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UPDATE: Uspshur County house destroyed in fire

UPDATE: Uspshur County house destroyed in fire
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POSTED: Tuesday, February 14, 2012 - 10:53am

UPDATED: Tuesday, February 14, 2012 - 12:12pm

According to Upshur County officials, 3 fire departments were needed to contain the blaze.

Firefighters tell KETK, the home was destroyed.


Upshur County fire officials tell KETK, they have crews on the scene of a structure fire on FM 1795, west of Gilmer. They say it is about halfway between Lemon Rd. and Red Maple Rd.

Authorities say the structure is 50% involved.

No word yet on whether there are any injuries involved or if there was anybody in the structure when the fire began.

Here is a map of the approximate location (from Google Maps):

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