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Firefighter Injured Battling Wood-Processing Facility Fire

One firefighter was injured and was taken to a hospital with minor injuries

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    Firefighters are keeping an eye on hot spots after a large fire broke out at a wood processing facility in Taunton, Massachusetts, Thursday night. (Published Friday, July 1, 2016)

    Firefighters are keeping an eye on hot spots after a large fire broke out at a wood processing facility in Taunton, Massachusetts, Thursday night.

    Fire crews could be seen dousing flames at 9:30 p.m. and the fire is expected to continue burning all day Friday.

    One firefighter was injured and was taken to a hospital with minor injuries.

    Fire officials say the building contains saw dust, as well as fork lifts and propane machines.

    The gas in the machines was turned off.

    The cause of the fire is under investigation.


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