Fire destroys tire shop in Fairfield

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FAIRFIELD, Ill. (WEHT) –  A fire has destroyed a tire shop in Fairfield, Illinois.

Crews from several fire departments battled a fire at Vaughan’s Tire Service Warehouse.

Firefighters responded to the 1000 block of South First Street in Fairfield, just before 11:00 Saturday morning.

The fire involved around 200 tires and heavy equipment.

Over 60 firefighters and 16 trucks were used to put out the flames.

No one was injured, but the building is a total loss.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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(This story was originally published on May 20, 2019)

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