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Updated: Fire That Damaged Auto Center in Salisbury Ruled Accidental

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The aftermath of Thursday night's fire that occurred at PNR Auto in Salisbury. (Photo: Maryland State Fire Marshal's Office) The aftermath of Thursday night's fire that occurred at PNR Auto in Salisbury. (Photo: Maryland State Fire Marshal's Office)

SALISBURY, Md.- Authorities have ruled as accidental a late Thursday night fire that caused an estimated $100,000 in damage to PNR Auto in Salisbury.

The Maryland State Fire Marshal's Office said the blaze broke out at around 11 p.m. at the two-story automotive repair facility located at 238 Cypress St. 

It took 40 firefighters from the Salisbury Fire Department nearly an hour to get the fire under control. 

The fire caused an estimated $80,000 in damage to the structure and another $20,000 to its contents. There were no reported injuries.

Investigators determined the fire was caused by unattended soldering equipment. 

 

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