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Fire burns at Athens nursery

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Fire at S&S Nursery (Source: Jared Symonds) Fire at S&S Nursery (Source: Jared Symonds)
ATHENS, AL (WAFF) -

Fire from a rubbish pile at a Limestone County nursery spread to a green house, causing heavy smoke and damage Monday morning.

Tanner Volunteer Fire Department responded to S&S Nursery on Huntsville Brownsferry Road around 9:30 a.m. Athens Fire was called in for mutual aid.

The fire started as the controlled burn of a rubbish pile and quickly spread to a nearby building. Firefighters were able to put out the fire within an hour.

ADEM responded to the scene to inspect for dangerous chemicals, but found none.

No one was injured.

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