Sprinklers extinguish fire at cleaners

Sprinklers extinguish fire at cleaners

An early morning fire at a cleaners was extinguished by the building's sprinkler system before firefighters arrived.

Fire officials say something fell and caught fire near the back door of OK Cleaners in the 100 block of Kings Highway around 5:00 a.m. Wednesday morning.

Fire trucks and police temporarily blocked traffic on Kings Highway near Centenary College while firefighters ventilated the building.  No word on how much damage the fire or water from the sprinklers caused.

Fire investigators were on scene working to determine how the fire started.

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