Several crews respond to fire at old Calypso Fire Department

Credit: Linda Miller

CALYPSO, NC (WNCT) – Several agencies responded to a fire at the old Calypso Fire Department and Hardware Store in Duplin County Saturday afternoon.

The Duplin County Fire Department told WNCT the call came in at 2:52 p.m.

Thirteen crews responded to the scene.

Fire trucks closed off part of Center Street, which runs through downtown. The street is expected to be shutdown for up to 6 hours.

The building has serious structural damage and no investigation has begun yet.

The cause of the fire is unknown. No one was injured.  Stay with WNCT for the latest information.

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