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CLAYTON  •  About 80 workers at a Clayton office building were evacuated safely Thursday morning when a transformer caught fire in the basement.

No one was injured in the two-alarm fire at 100 South Brentwood Boulevard, said Clayton Fire Chief Mark Thorp. About 45 firefighters responded to the scene at about 10:35 a.m. Several area departments assisted.

The building is across from Shaw Park and between Carondelet and Bonhomme avenues.

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