AKRON, Ohio — A fire at Tri-County Pallet & Mulch, Inc. is out, but it destroyed the building, according to fire officials.
The Akron Fire Department said the fire broke out shortly after 5 a.m. at the business on Flora Avenue.
Fire officials said they were still on scene Friday afternoon putting out hot spots.
They said the fire was caused by a malfunctioning machine inside the building.
One firefighter suffered minor injuries.
Windy weather hampered their efforts to put out the fire.
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