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BELL TOWNSHIP — The state police fire marshal in Ridgway is investigating a $250,000 Sunday night fire at Merr-Mine Pallet Co., 3303 Airport Road, Bell Township, Jefferson County.

Big Run Area Fire Company was the primary company on the scene of the 7:52 p.m. Sunday blaze that destroyed a 60-foot-by-60-foot building at that location.

At 8:04 p.m. Indiana County Emergency Management dispatched Rossiter Volunteer Fire Company to provide tanker assistance at the scene.

No injuries were reported. Anyone with information about the fire is asked to contact the state police fire marshal at (814) 776-6136.