Home set ablaze part of training exercise

POSTED: 11:47 PM Jun 11 2013   UPDATED: 11:50 PM Jun 11 2013
Photo Courtesy: Justin Arthur
WINTERVILLE, PITT COUNTY -

A Winterville home erupted in flames Tuesday night, but fire officials said it was just part of a training exercise.

The home, located on Thomas Langston Road, was set ablaze to train firefighters from three departments, according to fire officials. A second house on that road is scheduled to be burned on Saturday.

Photo Courtesy: Justin Arthur