Firefighters battle blaze, heat index above 100 at oceanfront structure in Duck

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Firefighters battled a fire at a residential structure Saturday afternoon near the oceanfront in Duck.

Crews were called to the Bayberry Bluffs neighborhood at 4:58 p.m. for the blaze that was in an area north of Duck village.

While firefighters were having to deal with a heat index of above 100, wind speeds were reported to be only around 10 mph out of the west at the time of the fire.

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