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Emergency Evacuations Ordered Amid Industrial Fire in Morris

NBC 5 Chicago

June 29, 2021

Emergency evacuations were ordered in parts of suburban Morris as an industrial fire burned in the area Tuesday, authorities said.

The Grundy County IL Emergency Management Agency ordered anyone who lives in the 900 blocks of Benton, Douglas or Armstrong streets as well as those who live on East Street to “please evacuate your residence now.”

“There is an industrial fire to the south,” the alert read.

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