By CBS3 Staff

LANCASTER, Pa. (CBS) — Flames erupted outside the Tanger Outlets in Lancaster County Monday. According to officials, a piece of construction equipment in the parking lot caught fire and spread to the mall.

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The thick, black smoke could be seen for miles.

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Officials say the construction vehicle was working on repairs to a large sinkhole that opened up there last August.

Fortunately, no one was hurt.