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Fire at Tyler church turns out to be false alarm

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - The Tyler Fire Department responded to an automatic fire alarm at Marvin United Methodist Church that turned out to be a false alarm.

An automatic fire alarm sounded at Marvin United Methodist Church, Wednesday afternoon when a piece of machinery at the church was putting off smoke.

The pastor of the church was able to contain the situation as fire crews were arriving on the scene. However, the building was temporarily evacuated as a precautionary measure.

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