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Crews contain massive fire at east-side truck stop

The gas station is connected to a Denny's, and officials say the fire may have started in the kitchen.

SAN ANTONIO — Firefighters were able to knock out a massive fire at a truck stop on the east side of town Thursday morning.

The fire began around 5:15 a.m. at the Flying J and Denny’s in the 1800 block of Foster Road, near I-10. 

Officials say the fire started in the restaurant area of the center before it quickly spread to the attic.

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The spreading fire resulted in crews having to switch to a defensive position quickly, which they held for over an hour.

No injuries were reported.

This is a developing story and further updates will be added as they are received.

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