A home was damaged by fire this morning in Alexander County.
911 received a call reporting a fire around 5:30 at 1605 Blankenship Road. Bethlehem, Ellendale, and Wittenburg units responded. According to County Fire Marshall Russell Greene, the single wide mobile home structure was heavily damaged. Greene says it appears the fire started on the front porch, there were no injuries.
The investigation is ongoing. Blankenship Road was closed for around two hours as result of the fire.