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While one Detroit Lakes firefighter tosses out burnt cloth, another goes in to help clean up the scene of a fire at Lakeshirts on Wednesday. (Brian Basham/DL Newspapers)

Small fire breaks out at Lakeshirts

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A small fire broke out this morning at Lakeshirts in Detroit Lakes.

Detroit Lakes Police Chief Kel Keena said that the fire likely was started in a dryer near the back of the main building by the loading docks.


It's been contained and the Detroit Lakes Fire Department is wrapping up operations.

Fire Chief Jeff Swanson said that three-fourths of the building was operational while the fire was being put out.

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