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Structure Fire In Spokane Valley

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SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane Valley Firefighters responded to a reported structure fire Friday afternoon.

The fire was reported at 10315 E. Buckeye Lane and crews could see a plume of black smoke before they arrived on scene. Once firefighters arrived they found a semi-truck trailer engulfed in smoke and flames.

Next to the trailer was a large propane tank, which became the primary concern. Firefighters soaked the tank in water while extinguishing flames in the trailer.

The owner of the trailer told firefighters the trailer was used to store lumber and had two heaters inside it to dry out the wood. The investigation is still ongoing, but it appears that one of the heaters caught ignited the wood inside.

Crews are still assessing damage, but no injuries were reported.

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