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Crews responded to an explosion on Beltline Road in Decatur

Decatur Fire & Rescue on the scene of the explosion
Decatur Fire & Rescue on the scene of the explosion(Decatur Fire & Rescue)
Updated: Jun. 15, 2021 at 9:28 PM CDT
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DECATUR, Ala. (WAFF) - Emergency crews responded to the scene of an explosion in Decatur Tuesday night.

An explosion happened on Beltline Road NW near Valley Park Drive. As a result, the north end of the Beltline was closed for nearly two hours.

According to officials from the Morgan County Sheriff’s Office, a fuel truck was being worked on it when it exploded and caught a nearby building on fire.

Multiple crews with Decatur Fire and Rescue were on the scene working to control the fire.

Decatur police say no injuries were reported.

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Posted by Morgan County 911 on Tuesday, June 15, 2021

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