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Fire officials investigating blaze at GA auto repair shop

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The fire-damaged auto shop in Toccoa. (Dec. 2, 2013/FOX Carolina) The fire-damaged auto shop in Toccoa. (Dec. 2, 2013/FOX Carolina)
TOCCOA, GA (FOX Carolina) -

Franklin County and the Toccoa firefighters are investigating a fire at Weaver Automotive on Bethel Road in Toccoa, Fire Chief Tommy Ayers said Monday.

Franklin County Sheriff Steve Thomas said several fire trucks responded to the scene to fight the blaze. They do not yet know what caused it.

Thomas said everyone in the building was able to get out safely.

Double Churches Volunteer Fire Chief Mark Barrett said the building was a total loss, and there were several fire departments on hand to assists, requiring 13 trucks and 60 firefighters.

Fire marshals will be out Tuesday to assess the damage and figure out the cause.

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