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Firefighters on Scene of Fire at "Interstate Container" in Cambridge

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CAMBRIDGE, Md. - Four fire companies responded to a commercial fire Monday evening at "Interstate Container" in Cambridge, Md.

Cambridge Assistant Fire Chief Adam Pritchett said the call came in just after 6 p.m. on Woods Road. He told WBOC the fire was in a machine, that's used to shred cardboard, which was mounted on the roof of the building.

Pritchett said the investigation into the exact cause of the fire is still under investigation, but it appears that there was a buildup of cardboard in the machine.

As of 7:30 p.m. Monday, four fire companies and 45 firefighters were still on the scene.

Assistant Chief Pritchett said no injuries were reported.

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