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Firefighters battle blaze near abandoned nuclear power plant

JEFFERSON COUNTY, IN (WAVE) - Firefighters from several departments have been busy battling a blaze at near the abandoned containment building at the old Marble Hill nuclear facility in Jefferson County, Indiana.

Firefighters from Hanover, New Washington, Madison responded to the blaze at DeReel Tech at 3478 Marble Hill Road.

There have been no injuries and no evacuations, but at one point the flames were so intense that firefighters moved their perimeter back.

No word yet on what caused the blaze.

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