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Crews Responded to Large Fire in Downtown Modesto
MODESTO -- Firefighters responded to a large, 2-alarm fire at 8th and I streets in downtown Modesto. The fire department said streets in the area would be closed as crews battle the flames. The fire call came in around 4:52 p.m. Friday. The fire sent up a huge plume of black smoke that could be seen for miles.