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Fire damages storage building at Blackburn Correctional Complex

An early Monday morning fire heavily damaged a storage building at Blackburn Correctional Complex in northern Fayette County.

Firefighters think work being done on some equipment inside the building may have sparked the fire.

The building -- made mostly of concrete -- was used to store tractors and other equipment for the prison facility off Spurr Road.

The fire broke out around 6 a.m.

It's not believed to be suspicious.

Firefighters plan to spend time Monday investigating the cause.


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