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Fire destroys building in Adams County

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OXFORD, TWP, Pa- An overnight fire destroyed a building under construction in Adams County.

Officials say fire crews were called to the Brethern Home Community in 2900 block of Carlisle Pike just before 2 a.m. Saturday.

Adams County Fire 3

Photo: Steve Roth 911 Photography

Propane heaters were being used at this building.  Witnesses reported hearing explosions from propane cylinders on the job site. The building was to be a new Alzimers building projected to open this summer.

No one was injured and the cause of the fire is under investigation.