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Sprinkler system helps crews put out Allentown blaze

Published On: May 21 2014 08:33:30 AM EDT   Updated On: May 21 2014 05:28:43 PM EDT

Firefighters battle blaze on Linden St

ALLENTOWN, Pa. -

A sprinkler system helped firefighters put out a blaze at an old Allentown industrial building Friday morning.

Crews said the structure at 315 E. Linden Street caught fire around 7 a.m.

They say luckily, the building was equipped with a sprinkler system, which helped to put the flames out quickly.

The three-story building had smoke throughout, but firefighters said the damage was contained to the first floor.

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The fire was out in about 20 minutes, and no injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.