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Crews battle fire at Murphysboro business

MURPHYSBORO, IL (KFVS) -

A fire at a Murphysboro business has been put out.

It started at Penn Aluminum International at 1119 North 2nd Street around 10:30 a.m. Monday.

Murphysboro Fire Chief Steve Swafford says the fire started in the rafter of the warehouse above the presses.  He says dusty grease build up near an electrical box sparked the fire.

The building was evacuated, but workers are back in.

No one was injured.

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