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Fire consumes abandoned building on Kerlerec


NEW ORLEANS, La. - An early-morning fire destroyed an abandoned building Sunday.

When firefighters arrived at 1608-10 Kerlerec, the double was fully engulfed, according to New Orleans Fire Department Public Information Officer Gregory Davis. An adjacent exposure also sustained damage.

By 5:40 a.m., the fire had gone to two alarms. A 46-person crew responded and extinguished the blaze. 

Davis said the cause of the fire is unknown. 

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