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Daycare center catches fire

Published On: Mar 11 2013 03:18:04 PM CDT
Updated On: Mar 08 2013 09:51:43 PM CST
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PRINCEVILLE, EDGECOMBE COUNTY -

According to Princeville Police Chief Joey Petway, a fire broke out at "Angels of Faith" daycare center on King Avenue.

Petway said the owner called the fire department before 7 Friday morning.  She and her family were inside when the fire started, but made it out safely.

According to the fire marshal, the flames broke out in an add-on to the residence. The fire marshal believes a mechanical issue started the fire, but an official cause has not been determined.