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Fire at Vacant Building in Downtown Spokane

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SPOKANE, Wash.--  At about 4 p.m. Monday afternoon, emergency crews responded to 161 Adams for a fire on top of the roof of the 4 story Borning building.   The fire was contained to a stack of lumber on the roof.  Firefighters were able to quickly extinguish the fire. 

The Building is under renovation and will be low income housing when it's completed.  Fire officials say that damage was confined to the material on the roof.  The cause of the fire was determined to be a pinched electrical cord.  30 firefighters and 2 personnel responded to this fire.  NO injuries were reported.  The fire caused about $1,000.00 worth of damage.

 

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