CLEVELAND COUNTY, N.C. - A massive structure fire in Cleveland County left one person dead and another injured, according to the county Fire Marshal.
Officials with Cleveland County Communications say at least eight stations responded to 4953 Casar Road around noon for a fire.
It took nearly 100 firefighters to put out the blaze at the building, which is described as a dance and auction hall. The Fire Marshal says the building was a total loss.
The flames were under control by 3 p.m., with crews only working to put out some hot spots.
The victim that was transported to a burn center for treatment has been identified as Scott Roskam. Officials are waiting on the medical examiner to determine the identity of the deceased victim, believed to be Scott's wife, Hilda Roskam.