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BOONE FIRE: Seven Crews Helped Fight The Flames

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Local fire crews were out battling the cold on Sunday to put out a fire in Boone.

Officials said the fire started just after 1 p.m. on Sunday at the APC Company on the east side of Boone.  Crews responded after someone reported seeing black smoke coming from the building.

Seven fire departments helped to fight the fire and crews were on the scene for nearly 5 hours.

The Fire Chief said the source of the fire was a dumpster inside the building filled with cardboard.