Church building collapses in Scotland County

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The roof of Bethel House of Worship collapsed Wednesday evening on Produce Market Road in Laurinburg, according to police officers on scene.

Right now, firefighters have roped off the back portion of the church as they investigate what caused it to collapse.

It is not clear if any parishioners were inside the building when the roof caved in, but officers on scene said no one was hurt.

Some people in the area said the damage looks pretty bad.

We've contacted the Laurinburg Fire Department to learn more information.

We will update you as soon as more details are released to us.

Police said there are no injuries in the incident.

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