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Small fire evacuates East Texas church

By Samantha Jordan sjordan@kltv.com

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - A suspicious fire broke out at an East Texas church during services.

Tyler Fire Marshals say the fire broke out around 11:30 Sunday morning in one of the restrooms at Colonial Hills Baptist Church.

Church members evacuated the building, and a church staff member put out the fire before firefighters arrived.

The fire was under control in less than twenty minutes.

No one was hurt.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation, but investigators are calling the fire suspicious.

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