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      Evening blaze consumes building in Escanaba

      A metal pole building near Escanaba has been destroyed by fire.

      Escanaba Public Safety responded to the fire on US-2/41 in Wells Township shortly after 10 p.m. on Tuesday night, according to officials.

      The building was privately owned and it contained logging equipment. There were no injuries, but police say the building and the contents are a total loss.

      Escanaba Public Safety was on the scene for about five hours to fully extinguish the fire. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.