Firefighters battle blaze, heat on Westside

By News4Jax.com Staff, webteam@wjxt.com
Published On: Aug 22 2014 07:46:54 PM EDT
Updated On: Aug 22 2014 09:09:52 PM EDT
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -

The Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department responded to a house fire on Wells Road on Friday near the Cecil Commerce Center.

No one was in the home at 18031 Wells Road, but the roof collapsed before firefighters could get the blaze under control.

Firefighters on scene struggled with the extreme heat, and extra crews had to be brought in to make quicker rotations.

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