Fire at Menifee power plant contained

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Firefighters were working to tackle a fire at a Menifee power plant this afternoon, officials said. Cal Fire Riverside crews responded a little after 1:45 p.m. to reports of a condenser fire in the 26200 block of Antelope Road, officials said on Twitter. General Electric’s Inland Empire Energy Center, a 750-megawatt natural gas power plant, is at that location. Fire officials said at 2:36 p.m. that crews were expected to be at the scene for about two to three hours. No injuries were reported, and the cause of the blaze remained under investigation.
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