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Milwaukee Fire Department battles fire at Milwaukee chocolate factory

Posted: 10:24 AM, Sep 16, 2019
Updated: 2019-09-16 14:13:46-04
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MILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee Fire Department is investigating a significant fire at the Cargill Cocoa & Chocolate plant on Carmen Avenue in Milwaukee.

Authorities were dispatched to the factory just before 9:30 a.m. Monday for reports of a fire inside of the building.

An MFD official told our team on scene that the blaze started in the roasting area. Officials are not releasing further details at this time.

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