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Crews battle fire at Reading Anthracite building

GILBERTON, Pa. - A building of Reading Anthracite caught fire shortly after 5 p.m., according to Schuylkill County Communications Center. 

The operation, known as Gilberton Coal Company, was battled with a tanker task force.

The fire was deemed under control shortly after 7 p.m.

No injuries were reported. 

There's no official word yet on what may have caused the fire. 

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