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$2M in damages after fire at Lincoln Co. business

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 MERRILL (WKOW) -- Damage to a Lincoln County business is estimated to be $2 million after a fire early Sunday morning.

The Merrill Fire Department says it happened around 1:30 a.m. at Northern Wire LLC, where smoke was coming from the roof.  Our affiliate, WAOW, says officials found fire in the metal plating area of the factory.

Because of unknown chemicals, the Wausau Fire Department Hazardous Team was put on standby.

No injuries were reported.


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