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Fire breaks out at popular Atlanta Walmart, store now closed

Details are limited at this time.

ATLANTA — A Walmart along Howell Mill Road in Atlanta is closed Thursday morning after an overnight fire.

It happened at the Walmart at 1801 Howell Mill Road NW. At this time, it's not clear how the fire started or if anyone was hurt. 

Customers and employees were inside at the time the fire occurred.

Employees at the scene said they were evacuated from the store. 11Alive has reached out to fire officials for more information. 

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