Southern California Firefighters Battle Three Alarm Fire At Wholesale Market


By Paul Johnson

Burbank, California (CNN) - California firefighters worked to put out a three alarm blaze this morning at huge wholesale cigarette store.
Crews attacked the fire before daybreak in the Burbank area outside Los Angeles.
Firefighters immediately took a defensive mode battling the flames to keep the fire from spreading.
Officials say the store also contained cases of small CO-2 cartridges that became missiles when flames reached them.
In addition to tobacco products, the wholesale market also sells restaurant supplies and candy.
Investigators say no one was hurt.

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