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Hopper fire under control in Spanaway

Post by Stacia Glenn / The News Tribune on Aug. 9, 2012 at 12:24 pm |
August 9, 2012 12:24 pm

Firefighters this afternoon doused a blaze that started in a 40-foot tall wood chip hopper in Spanaway, according to Central Pierce Fire & Rescue.

The fire was reported about 11:50 a.m. at RFP Manufacturing Inc., 21222 Mountain Highway East.

Flames were contained to the hopper and doused about 12:10 p.m., Assistant Fire Chief Randy Stephens said.

It’s unclear what sparked the fire.

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