Firefighters burn house for practice in Hickory

HICKORY, NC (WBTV) - Firefighters set a house on fire in Hickory for practice on Saturday morning.

Firefighters from across the county held the practice at 2345 12th Ave Drive just after 8:00 a.m. according to the Hickory Fire Department.

The purpose of the planned fire was so firefighters could practice their skills.

Firefighters say the drill was offered through Catawba Valley Community College.

The practice burn ended at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday.

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