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Church fire causes evacuation during Sunday service

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PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

A church was evacuated for a fire in the middle of a Sunday morning service.

It happened at 10:45 a.m. at the St. Andrews Presbyterian Church at 3228 S.W. Sunset Blvd. in Portland.

Firefighters arrived at the scene and called for a second alarm after finding thick black smoke, low visibility and high heat inside the large building.

Firefighters located the fire in a first floor game room and put it out.

No one was hurt. Firefighters are still working to determine the cause of the fire.

The damage was mainly confided to the game room.

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