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Fire breaks out at Silver Lake Power Plant

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ROCHESTER, Minn. (KTTC) -- Fire broke out at Rochester Public Utilities' Silver Lake Power Plant overnight.

Rochester fire officials say firefighters responded to a report of a breaker on fire at the plant shortly after 3 a.m. Wednesday.

Crews quickly put out the fire on the first level.

The department says it took firefighters less than an hour to ventilate the smoke.

There's no word available on the cause of the fire or the amount of damage.

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