An encampment activists have set up a tent city across from the closed Pungo District Hospital in Belhaven, N.C. on Wednesday, May 4, 2016. Proponents of re-opening the hospital have set up camp so they can keep and eye on the building and prevent it from being demolished.
An encampment activists have set up a tent city across from the closed Pungo District Hospital in Belhaven, N.C. on Wednesday, May 4, 2016. Proponents of re-opening the hospital have set up camp so they can keep and eye on the building and prevent it from being demolished. Robert Willett rwillett@newsobserver.com
An encampment activists have set up a tent city across from the closed Pungo District Hospital in Belhaven, N.C. on Wednesday, May 4, 2016. Proponents of re-opening the hospital have set up camp so they can keep and eye on the building and prevent it from being demolished. Robert Willett rwillett@newsobserver.com

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