BAKERSVILLE, N.C. — Report of an alarm activation at a commercial structure located in the 0 block of North Mitchell Avenue. Emergency responders were requested.
Reported as the activation being a fire alarm at the Mitchell County Historic Courthouse located in at 11 North Mitchell Avenue. Emergency responders with Bakersville Fire and Rescue, Fork Mountain Fire and Rescue, and Ledger Volunteer Fire Department were requested to respond to the scene for further investigation.
Update: An emergency responder investigated the scene and advised the alarm was accidentally activated and that additional response be cancelled. The emergency responder advised there were technicians present who were performing maintenance on the alarm system. Emergency responders cleared the scene then returned to service.