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Church fire remains under investigation

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Authorities are continuing to investigate the cause of a fire that   reduced a church to ash.

The Greater Nazarene Baptist Church, located in the Russell neighborhood at 19th and Cedar Streets, caught fire around 4:15 p.m. on July 6.

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The church was reduced to a pile of ruble. According to witnesses, by the time fire crews arrived the roof had already collapsed.

Federal investigators from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms have been called in to help determine how the fire started.

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