Large fire outside Richland Walmart

RICHLAND, Wash. - 

Several agencies including Richland Fire Department are responding to a fire at the Walmart on Duportail Street in Richland. Flames on the backside of the building near the loading dock are reportedly around 20-feet high. 

Cargo containers caught fire, according to crews on scene. The ten-foot-tall containers are full of cardboard, wrapped like hay bales. 

Avoid the area if possible. 

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