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On Saturday, January 9, 2016, at 4:45pm, the Galax Fire Department was dispatched for a structure fire at 6891 Pipers Gap Road.  Upon arrival, Engine 1 found a 10×20 metal outbuilding on fire.  The home owner was using a garden hose in an attempt to extinguish the fire.  Engine 1’s crew pulled an attack line, and completed extinguishment.  The building contained multiple items including a lawn mower, 4-wheeler, golf cart, and a wide variety of tools/equipment.  No injuries were reported.  Pipers Gap Rescue and the Carroll Co Sheriff’s Office assisted at the scene.  Fire crews remained on scene for approximately 45 minutes.