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Crews save church in Chesterfield Square from fire

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Firefighters rushed to save a church in Chesterfield Square after flames engulfed a business next to the parish.

The fire started inside a commercial building that shared a wall with the church around 10:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 11, in the 2100 block of W. Slauson Avenue, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department. 

Crews quickly put out the fire inside the commercial building before flames could spread to the church.

Officials said the church sustained no damages.  

It took around 50 firefighters and around 30 minutes to extinguish the flames. No injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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