Officials: Mechanical failure caused heavy smoke at Putnam County Jail

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Reports of heavy smoke coming from Putnam County Jail Saturday morning prompted a response from firefighters.

Officials say the source was traced back to the elevator machine room where there was a mechanical failure.

Carmel firefighters were quick to respond and fix the issue.

 
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