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MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Firefighters responded to a first-alarm blaze Wednesday at a synagogue in Northeast Miami-Dade.

Authorities said the fire started in the kitchen of the Congregation Khal Chasidim, at 961 NE 172 Street.

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The structure had to be evacuated while firefighters got the fire under control.

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Chopper 4 images showed heavy fire damage on the roof as well as firefighters on the roof trying to combat light smoke coming from the structure.

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No injuries were reported. Team