Crews fight 3-alarm fire at storage facility in Salem

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SALEM, OR (KPTV) – Fire crews worked for several hours to put out a large fire at a storage facility in Salem that started Monday afternoon.

Crews said the first call about the fire, which ignited at 2142 Turner Road Southeast, came in around 6 p.m. About 20 minutes later, the fire was upgraded to a second alarm, and then went to a third alarm.

The fire scene was very large: the storage facility was a 8,000 square foot building. 

Marion County Dispatch told FOX 12 that the fire was brought under control at 11:30 p.m. and crews remained on scene to mop up. 

The cause of the fire has not been determined.

No injuries were reported. 

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