Fire Damages Building At Historic Landmark

Fire crews from Wake, Johnston and Franklin counties responded to a fire Saturday night at the historic Bennet Bunn Plantation on Old Bunn Road outside of Zebulon.

One firefighter received minor injuries when a floor collapsed causing him to fall. He was taken to WakeMed for treatment.

The fire was contained to a residential outbuilding on the plantation and did not involve the main residence. The Bennet Bunn Plantation is on the National Register of Historic Places.

The cause of the 10:00pm fire remains under investigation.

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