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Safeway opens after a fire forces people to evacuate

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YAKIMA, Wash.- Safeway employees and shoppers evacuated the building after a fire started in the cooking area.

This happened Wednesday around 11 in the morning at the Safeway off Mead Avenue.

The fire was put out by the time firefighters arrived. Yakima and Union Gap crews worked to get the smoke out of the building.

No one was injured and the Safeway is open again.  

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