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      Fire near Milwaukee airport brought under control

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      MILWAUKEE (AP) - Milwaukee firefighters have taken control of a three-alarm fire at an auto-salvage yard about two miles from the city airport.The fire was reported Thursday just before noon. The initial indication was that seven propane tanks exploded in a warehouse at the back of Roz Auto Salvage. No injuries were reported.Homes in the area have been evacuated and a freeway ramp was closed briefly. The fire was brought under control within about two hours, although firefighters were still putting out a number of small fires.The roof of the building collapsed, and assistant fire Chief Dan Lipski says most of what was inside the building was destroyed. He says a number of cars outside the building were also damaged.[googlemaps https://maps.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m14!1m8!1m3!1d11683.533778075835!2d-87.928544!3d42.938584!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x0%3A0xe5e74d3760c758f2!2sRoz+Auto+Salvage!5e0!3m2!1sen!2sus!4v1398364726174&w=600&h=300]