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‘Horrible loss’ — Blaze causes serious damage at trucking company in Washington


A Monday evening fire caused serious damage at a trucking company facility in Washington state.

The fire was reported around 5:30 p.m. on January 11 at the Victory Transportation facility in West Plains, Washington.

By the time that firefighters arrived on scene, the “business was fully engulfed in flames.”

Firefighters were able to knock down the fire by 7 p.m.

No injuries were reported.

The building is considered to be a total loss and at least one truck was damaged.

Local news outlet KXLY reports that the fire was caused by an oil spill.

The Spokane County Fire Department District 10 issued a statement thanking other agencies who responded to assist: “Thank you to Fairchild Air Force Base, SCFD 3, City of Spokane Fire Department and the City of Airway Heights Fire Department along with all of our volunteers and citizens who helped out with horrible loss.”


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