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UPDATE: Salvage yard fire likely caused by wiring

UPDATE: Salvage yard fire likely caused by wiring

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MARATHON COUNTY (WAOW) -

A fire at a salvage yard in Marathon County is believed to be linked to a wiring issue, according to the Marathon County Sheriff's Department.

Several fire departments responded to the fire Monday morning at Weller Salvage off Highway 49 in the Town of Franzen. It was reported just after 4:00 a.m.

Marathon County Sheriff's officials say three fire departments were called to battle the blaze.

A sheriff's lieutenant told Newsline 9 the cause of the fire is believed to be linked to a wiring issue. He also said there's still no word on how much damage the fire did.

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