"After the first fire the re-inspecting crew spent some time at the scene looking for and extinguishing "hotspots". A house on Booker T. Washington Highway, north of Rocky Mount, had been converted into apartments and Ledbetter lived in one.
A fire service spokeswoman said: "Crews extinguished a second fire and a further fire investigation was carried out". He wasn't sure why, but there were extra layers there that made it hard to tear down the ceiling, as well as stuff being stored in the attic that made it hard.
"I'm not sure if we would rebuild it", she said.
Two firefighters climbed into the basket of a ladder truck from the Dwight Fire Protection District.
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Two of the firefighters suffered what Muñoz said were "very minor burns to their ears".
Four people have been displaced after a house fire in the 600 block of Luther Street Friday afternoon.
Kamloops Fire Rescue was called out to the property around 6:30 this morning for a fully involved structure.
Fire investigators will be arriving later today to look into the cause of the fire. Chittum said the residents went to see what was affecting the house's power and found the fire.