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Firefighters extinguish blaze near Norman church

NORMAN, Okla. - Firefighters extinguished a blaze near a Norman church Thursday afternoon.

Initial reports indicate the fire started near the Southern Oklahoma Chinese Baptist Church, near Robinson and Porter, around 2:30 p.m. Thursday.

Crews say the fire started on a playground and then moved to a secondary building.

The church itself did not catch fire but the secondary building did sustain smoke and water damage.

No injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire is being investigated.