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2 firefighters injured battling church fire

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Two Memphis firefighters were injured while battling a fire at Greater Hope Baptist Church in 2600 block of Spottswood in the Orange Mound neighborhood Thursday evening.

The extent of the firefighter's injuries are not known.

Witnesses said the fire was significant with heavy smoke billowing into the air.

Firefighters had the fire knocked down within 20 minutes.

Submitted images show significant damage to the church's roof.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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