A fire started at the home of David and Rhonda Bryant early Tuesday morning, October 25, 2011, around 8 a.m. Fire departments from Sylvarena, Pineville and Raleigh raced to the home on Hwy. 35 South, but were not able to stop the fire in time to save the home or the vehicle in the garage. Rhonda Bryant was at home at the time of the fire, but was able to escape with no injuries. They believe the fire started in the utility room, but no definite cause has been determined.
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