7:30 a.m. Update: JFRD crews have cleared the scene and all lanes have reopened.
6:09 a.m. Update: All lanes of West Union Street between North Laura Street and North Main Street are closed, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.
In the last 30 minutes, I’ve watched six firefighters carefully climb this ladder, carrying equipment to the roof of the vacant building. They’re working to find who/what caused a fire. Live with updates on @ActionNewsJax @WOKVNews pic.twitter.com/Ez0xKPpjZE— Elizabeth Pace (@PaceAnJax) February 11, 2019
The Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department responded to the scene of a fire in Downtown Jacksonville early Monday morning.
When crews arrived, fire was seen coming from a second-story window of a commercial building located at West Union Street and Main Street, officials said.
The fire is now under control, JFRD said.
Firefighters tell Action News Jax reporter Elizabeth Pace the building has been vacant for years.
JFRD is working to learn what caused the fire.
Crews just told me they were warned about flames coming out of a second story window. They also say this building has been vacant for years and they’re working to find what caused a fire. @ActionNewsJax @WOKVNews pic.twitter.com/IirYuF1fy3— Elizabeth Pace (@PaceAnJax) February 11, 2019
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