Fire collapses building on Young Road, no injuries reported

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The Fort Wayne Fire Departmant battled a structure fire late Saturday afternoon.

Crews reponded to the fire around 4:30 p.m. in the 7800 block of Young Road.

The building doubled as a workshop and storage facility.

Intially the main part of the fire was at the rear of the building, and firefighters began trying to extinguish the blaze. The rear of the building then collapsed.

It took crews just over an hour to get the fire under control. They had to use heavy equipment to pull the structure apart and extinguish the fire as it was exposed.

No one was injured in the incident and the cause of the fire is being investigated.

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