NORTH CAROLINA – Multiple buildings in downtown Raleigh were threatened by a fire at a construction site Thursday night.
A massive blaze swept through the area at Harrington Street, apparently knocking down a crane.
Dozens of fire and police officials were on scene as people were feared trapped.
The source of the blaze remains unknown–officials said it was too early to declare the act arson.
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BREAKING: Massive fire engulfs downtown Raleigh, NC construction site; nearby buildings threatened
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