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Published January 10, 2014, 08:49 PM

Firefighters battle blaze in north Moorhead warehouse

Moorhead, MN (WDAY TV) - Area police and fire departments are responding to a reported warehouse fire in Moorhead. We'll have more updates as the situation develops.

By: WDAY Staff Reports , WDAY

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - Firefighters are on the scene of a fire at Consolidated Container - the former Roffe Container.

They got the call to the warehouse at 1802 2nd Avenue North around 8:30.

When firefighters arrived, they saw smoke near an overhead door and worked to make their way inside to fight the fire.

They were able to knock down the flames fairly quickly.

Asst. Chief Rich Eggert, Moorhead Fire Dept.: “Fire, ceiling burning down, hit it from the outside. We're working our way in now. Fire seems to be down now, just doing some overhaul.”

No word yet on what caused the fire. Roffe makes plastics containers for milk, water and juice.