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Building collapses in Washington

Published On: Aug 06 2014 01:41:53 AM CDT   Updated On: Jun 19 2014 12:35:11 PM CDT
WASHINGTON, BEAUFORT COUNTY -

At 8:50 P.M. Wednesday a one-story tobacco warehouse collapsed at 400 North Bridge Street in Beaufort County.

Officials in Washington say that no one was hurt as a result of the falling structure. At the time, there wasn't any businesses occupying the building.

NewsChannel 12 was told that this collapse was not a result of a fire.

Investigators were on the scene Thursday morning along side police and fire officials, to determine the exact cause of why this building fell.