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Investigators looking at Seminole carport fire; five vehicles lost

SEMINOLE — Pinellas sheriff's arson investigators are looking into a carport fire that destroyed five vehicles in the Bardmoor subdivision on Thursday night.

A neighbor called 911 to report the fire at 7581 Cumberland Road about 10 p.m., according to sheriff's officials.

Deputies, Seminole Fire Rescue and other Pinellas firefighting units were sent to the location.

The vehicles destroyed in the fire were: a 2004 Toyota Corolla; a 2005 Toyota Corolla; a 2010 Chrysler PT Cruiser; a 2005 Nissan XTerra; and a Ford Explorer. All five were declared a total loss.

Investigators have not determined a cause of the fire.

No other information was released.

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Investigators looking at Seminole carport fire; five vehicles lost 07/09/10 [Last modified: Friday, July 9, 2010 10:37pm]
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