Home Burns in McDowell County

RAYSAL– A fire in McDowell County Thursday evening resulted in one man losing his home.

Around 6 pm Thursday evening McDowell County 911 received a call about a fire on Raysal Hollow Road in Raysal. Neighbors tell Newswatch the owner is Coolage Fugate. They say he is a 90 year old veteran. Raysal, Bradshaw, and War Fire Departments all responded. Dispatch says no one was transported from the scene.

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