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Minor Fire Reported in United Taconite Production Truck

November 11, 2014 11:20 PM

There was a minor fire in a production truck at United Taconite on Tuesday.

The Virginia Fire Department was called out to the Thunderbird Mine in Eveleth around 2:00 p.m. Authorities say the fire was limited to an area of the truck which dissipates energy from the braking system, and the other parts of the large vehicle were not damaged. 

Eveleth firefighters also responded. 

No one was hurt during the incident.


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