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Two-alarm fire at Transit Mix in Tyler

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - Tyler Firefighters are responding to a two-alarm fire at Transit Mix, located at 4200 Old Troup Hwy, behind Green Acres Bowl.

The Tyler Police Department has shut down parts of Old Troup Hwy.

Reports indicate that flames were visible on the roof. No official word as to what started the fire.

According to authorities, workers constructing a new roof on the building were using a propane torch and accidentally ignited wooden material beneath the roofing.

The origin of the fire was located above the sales office and did about $20,000 in damage.

No injuries were reported.

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