Fire at DeKalb warehouse causes hotel evacuation

- Firefighters are attempting to control a massive warehouse blaze in DeKalb County.

Officials say the blaze broke out a little after 8 tonight at the Magnolia Plastics Warehouse on the 4300 block of Northeast Expressway off of Interstate 85.

Firefighters have encountered barrels of an unknown substance burning inside the warehouse.

The quick-moving fire forced nearby lodge Atlanta Extended Stay Inn to evacuate.

Nobody has been hurt by the fire. Multiple crews are now on the scene attempting to lessen the damage.

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