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Fire damages roof of American Crystal Sugar plant in Moorhead

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MOORHEAD - A fire shortly before 2 p.m. today caused minor damage to the American Crystal Sugar Co. plant here.

Assistant Moorhead Fire Chief Jeff Wallin said when firefighters arrived at the scene workers at the plant had largely put out the fire using extinguishers.


Wallin said the fire started on the roof of the plant's pulp drying unit when roofing material surrounding a heat vent ignited.

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