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Workers evacuated from a Sale Creek, TN pencil factory Monday morning after a machinery fire ignited sawdust, spreading flames and smoke into duct work and a dust collection silo, several local news organizations reported.

Responding to a fire call at the Wagner Pencil Company’s factory at about 8:20 a.m., firefighters discovered smoke and flames coming out of the site’s dust collection silo located on the rear exterior of the building.

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The blaze remained limited to the facility’s duct work and the silo.

Officials said a spark from a machine likely caught sawdust in the site’s ducts on fire.

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Firefighters extinguished the fire quickly, causing minimal damages to the facility, officials said. There were no estimates on the damages.

There were no injuries in the incident.

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