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Firefighters put out flames at the Robert C. Byrd Institute

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HUNTINGTON -

Employees at the Robert C. Byrd Institute had to leave the building Friday afternoon after a report of flames. 

Dispatchers were called at 1:50 p.m. about smoke showing in the alley behind Third Avenue. 

Firefighters with the Huntington Fire Department told 13News a filter from a piece of equipment caught fire. The second floor reportedly filled with smoke. 

No major injuries were reported, but one person was checked out for smoke inhalation.