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KEMP, Texas — Kemp Lumber and Building Supplies was destroyed in a fire on Thursday, according to Kaufman County Fire Marshal Randy Richards.

Two firefighters were treated at the scene for heat exhaustion while fighting the fire.

The fire occurred Thursday morning at Kemp Lumber and Building Supplies located at

Richards says the building and surrounding lot area was full of combustibles and flammable products such as lumber, thinners, naphtha, and plastics.

The Kaufman County Fire Marshal's Office is returning to the scene Friday morning to continue investigating the cause of the fire.