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Multiple businesses destroyed in early morning fire

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CANTON (KYTX) Fire crews are investigating a massive fire that destroyed multiple businesses around 4:00 Saturday morning

The fire started at "The Mountain" shopping, art and entertainment location just off highway 64 in Canton.

Between 20 to 25 buildings were destroyed as fire burned through the center of the facility known as the boardwalk.

Officials on the scene said nearly 25 people were on the property when the fire happened. They were all evacuated safely and no injuries have been reported.

The cause of the fire is still being investigated. Crews were able to get the fire under control by 5:30 a.m.

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