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Medical Lake brush fire destroys several buildings, cars

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MEDICAL LAKE, Wash. -

Spokane County firefighters are on the scene of a brush fire in the Medical Lake area that sent heavy black smoke into the sky Saturday afternoon. Fire crews at the fire near W. Hallett Road say the blaze is about 15 acres in size.

Firefighters with Spokane County Fire District 3 report five small structures have been burned as well as 22 cars. However no evacuations have been ordered, and no injuries have been reported.

Fire crews are still working to get the fire completely contained, but have a line around the fire Saturday afternoon and will continue to work to get the fire under control.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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