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Cause of Storage Structure Fire Still Unknown

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SMYRNA, Del.- Delaware fire officials are investigating a fire that destroyed a storage structure in Smyrna on Thursday night.

The Citizens Hose Company responded to the 2800 block of DuPont Boulevard just before 10:30 p.m. and discovered an approximately 60-foot by 40-foot storage building engulfed in flames, fire officials said.

The building sustained about $1,500 in damage, and the cause of the fire is still unknown.

The building is located in a secluded area off the southbound side of Route 13 and had not been used for some time, according to the state fire marshal.

Investigators are working to determine where and how the fire started. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the state fire marshal's headquarters division at (302) 739-5665.

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