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Fire damages Teri's bar in South Philadelphia

An early-morning fire on Aug. 29, 2014, damaged Teri´s bar in South Philadelphia. (Nick Vadala /
An early-morning fire on Aug. 29, 2014, damaged Teri's bar in South Philadelphia. (Nick Vadala /

An early-morning fire damaged a South Philadelphia neighborhood bar.

The blaze at Teri's, located at 1126 S. 9th St. near the Italian Market, broke out at 5:21 a.m., the Philadelphia Fire Department said.

The fire was placed under control at 5:39 a.m.

No one was injured in the blaze, which didn't spread to any other buildings, according to the fire department.

It wasn't immediately known how the fire ignited or where in the bar it started. Fire officials said they didn't know how much damage the building sustained.

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