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Slidell fire crews battle fire at car wash


New Orleans -- Firefighters with the Slidell fire department are investigating a fire that took place at a gas station. Crews received the call Tuesday around 9:00 p.m. The fire took place inside of an 800-square foot car wash building located behind a gas station in the 600 block of Robert Blvd.

According to a Slidell Fire spokesperson, a total of nine units and 19 firefighters were used to extinguished the blaze. The fire was brought under control within 12 minutes of arrival. The building suffered heavy fire damage. Firefighters were successful in preventing the fire from spreading to the gas station's main building. No injuries were reported and the fire is under investigation.

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