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Officials react to massive fire in Bamberg, South Carolina

Officials react to massive fire in Bamberg, South Carolina


COVERAGE YOU CAN COUNT ON CONTINUESTONIGHT IN BAMBERG, SOUTH CAROLINA WHERE STATE INVESTIGATORS ARE TRYING TO FIGURE OUT WHAT LED TO A MASSIVE FIRE LAST NIGHT. JENNIE: THE FIRE BROKE OUT AROUND 10:00 PM IN THE DOWNTOWN AREA. AIKEN BUREAU CHIEF SHAWN CABBAGESTALK HAS THE LATEST SHAWN AS LIVE: HEARTBREAKING AND SAD … THOSE ARE SOME OF THE WORDS THAT OFFICIALS USED WHEN DESCRIBING THE SCENE HERE IN BAMBERG … AFTER A FIRE DESTROYED FOUR BUILDINGS TUESDAY NIGHT. “I WAS IN BERLIN DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR WHEN THEY BOMBED BERLIN IT BURNED FROM ONE END TO THE OTHER THIS REMINDED ME OF BERLIN” A FIRE BREAKING OUT IN BAMBERG, SOUTH CAROLINA. “I WAS UP HERE LAST NIGHT WATCHING THEM BURN. SO IT’S GOING TO TAKE ME A WHILE TO GET OVER IT.” NANCY FOSTER … IS THE MAYOR OF BAMBERG … SHE’S LIVED IN THE AREA … ALL OF HER LIFE… FOR HER … THE BLAZE IS SOMETHING HARD TO WRAP HER HEAD AROUND. “I’M ANXIOUS TO KNOW WHAT HAPPENED.SO. WE WILL MOVE ON AND WE’LL GET IT CLEANED UP. I DON’T KNOW IF WE WILL REBUILD BUT WE’LL MAKE SOMETHING OUT OF THIS PROJECT.” MULTIPLE AGENCIES RESPONDED TO THE FIRE THAT BROKE OUT TUESDAY EVENING. I WAS HOME ASLEEP AND A FRIEND OF MINE AND HIS FRIEND STOPPED BY AND WOKE ME UPI RAN OVER HERE ABOUT 7-30 … 8 O’CLOCK STEVE LENINSKI IS THE OWNER OF THE BUILDINGS … HE SAID THE ONES DETROYED … HOLD A NUMBER OF PRESIOUS ITEMS 18TH CENTRUY ANTIQUES FROM VERMONT, CONNECTICUT, RHODE ISLAND … ALL OVER NEW ENGLAND. LOT OF JEWERY, LOTS OF PAINTINGS , VERY GOOD 18TH CENTURY FUNITURE FOSTER SAYS NOW PLANS TO MOVE THE DOWNTOWN AREA IS ON THE BACKBURNER. WE’VE BEEN WORKING ON A SMART GROWTH PROJECT AND A PEDESTRIAN PLAN WORKING WITH THE HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT TO RESTORE THE BUILDINGS AND WITH THE OWNERS TO RESTORE THE BUILDINGS AND DO SOME UPGRADES IN THE PUBLIC AREAS DOWN HERE SO WE’VE BEEN WORKING ON THAT … SO THIS IS A BLOW. SO HOW DO YOU MOVE FORWARD FROM A FIRE LIKE THIS? WE’LL YOU HAVE NO CHOICE, YOU HAVE TO DO WHAT’S RIGHT AND MOVE FORWARD …IT’S JUST THAT SIMPLE. SHAWN AS LIVE: THE STATE LAW ENFORCEMENT DIVISION … WORKING TO DETERMINE THE CAUSE OF THE BLAZE. IN BAMBERG, SOUTH CAROLINA TONIGHT … SHAWN CABBAGESTALK … WJBF NEWSCHANNEL 6.


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