A storage building was destroyed by fire Thursday morning in Hiddenite. Hiddentite, Stony Point, and Taylorsville Units responded around 8am to a location off Patterson Road. A storage building was in flames when firefighters arrived. Alexander County Deputy Fire Marshall Mark Earle said on Thursday the building was destroyed. He estimated a loss of around $40,000 including contents. The fire is not suspicious according to Earle but the cause has not yet been determined.