Zebulon firefighters Justin Higgins (left) and Philip Brown (right) watch as ratings inspector Toney Bailey of the Office of State Fire Marshal measures the amount of residual water in a tank used for portable water storage at fire scenes during an inspection Aug. 27, 2014.
Zebulon firefighters Justin Higgins (left) and Philip Brown (right) watch as ratings inspector Toney Bailey of the Office of State Fire Marshal measures the amount of residual water in a tank used for portable water storage at fire scenes during an inspection Aug. 27, 2014. COURTESY OF CHRIS PERRY
Zebulon firefighters Justin Higgins (left) and Philip Brown (right) watch as ratings inspector Toney Bailey of the Office of State Fire Marshal measures the amount of residual water in a tank used for portable water storage at fire scenes during an inspection Aug. 27, 2014. COURTESY OF CHRIS PERRY

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