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Boeing investigating after fire reported at their North Charleston site

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A fire at the Boeing South Carolina facility in North Charleston on May 8 has been extinguished. Photo/Dreamstime

NORTH CHARLESTON — A fire that broke out at the Boeing South Carolina facility on May 8 did not lead to injuries.

The fire, which was contained to the roof of one of the site's buildings, was extinguished as of 2 p.m., according to a statement from Boeing South Carolina. 

The fire did not damage any aircraft, according to the statement. Boeing is investigating the cause of the fire. 

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Libby Stanford covers education at The Post and Courier. A Colorado native, she joined The Post and Courier from the Summit Daily News in Summit County, Colorado. She graduated from the University of Missouri with a degree in journalism and Spanish.

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