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UPDATE: Employees back inside sunflower plant after fire

FARGO — The CHS Sunflower building has minor smoke damage after a fire broke out around 7:30 a.m. Monday morning. 

The sunflower processing plant is located at 1901 Great Northern Drive in Fargo.

WDAY-TV spoke with fire crews on scene, who say the buildings' sprinklers got the bulk of the fire out before they arrived.

Crews say there was a small fire in a large oil fryer, but it's unknown what caused the fire. 

The employees were evacuated, but are now back inside.

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