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Fire damage to Colfax business estimated at $100,000


Colfax (WQOW) - Damage is estimated at around $100,000 after a fire Friday morning at a Colfax business.

An employee at the Big Timber Sawmill was arriving at work shortly before 6 a.m. when he discovered the fire.

It destroyed a building containing large saws, bark peelers, and other large equipment. Three fire departments were on the scene for more than four hours.

The cause is under investigation, but is not considered suspicious.

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