Commercial building fire closes roads

By Elizabeth Berry, Evening assignment manager, beth@wjxt.com
Published On: Apr 11 2014 09:53:34 PM EDT
Updated On: Apr 11 2014 11:40:00 PM EDT
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -

The Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department put out a fire Friday night inside a woodworking shop on East 11th Street.

JFRD told Channel 4 that no one was inside the building at the time of the fire and that no one was injured while fighting the flames.

Fire crews did not have to enter the building in order to get the fire out.

After the fire was out, there was heavy smoke in the area of Evergreen Avenue between Eighth and 12th streets.

The roads in the are were closed for some time while fire crews worked in the area.

There was no word Friday night on the cause of the fire, but the State Fire Marshal was inveestigating.

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