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Large fire burning in medical district

Photo from the scene of the fire, taken by WFXG reporter Brandon Gates. Photo from the scene of the fire, taken by WFXG reporter Brandon Gates.
AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) -

WFXG crews have confirmed a large fire is burning in Augusta's medical district.

Several Augusta Fire Department crews are on the scene at 15th Street and R.A. Dent Blvd. Officials on the scene said a storage container, holding propane cylinders, was on fire. Officials suspect the container heated up and exploded.

The owner of a nearby building also owns the container.

Additional details are limited.

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