Small fire temporarily closes Winston-Salem Wal-Mart

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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Quick-thinking customers kept damage to a minimum in a fire tonight at the Wal-Mart on Kester Mill Road in Winston-Salem.

The Winston-Salem Journal reported that the call came in just before 7 p.m. Customers had already put the fire out with a small extinguisher before firefighters arrived.

Battalion Chief Charles Hampton said Sunday night that the store would be closed until about 9 p. m. as investigators try to determine the cause of the fire.

Damage was estimated at $150.

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