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Crews put out fire next to church in Ellensburg

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ELLENSBURG, Wash. -- Investigators are looking into what started a fire next to a church in Ellensburg, Saturday night.

It happened at around 10 p.m. on Ruby Street.

27 firefighters responded to the fire. Crews left at around 1 a.m. Sunday.

Fire chief John Sinclair, with Kittitas Valley Fire & Rescue, says most of the damage was on the exterior portion of the building.

Early estimates of the damage is between $50,000 and $100,000.

Chief Sinclair says the building damaged was located on the church property.

No on was hurt.

The Kittitas County Fire marshal is investigating the cause of the fire.

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