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Fire consumes abandoned Jackson warehouse

Source: WLBT Source: WLBT
Source: WLBT Source: WLBT
Source: WLBT Source: WLBT

Another massive business fire in the metro Monday morning. Jackson arson investigators sifted through the rubble of an abandoned commercial building on Bay Street to pinpoint the cause.

Huge plumes of billowing black smoke could be seen from our tower camera. And on the ground the scene was an inferno. 

Extra crews were called in after 9:00 this morning to battle a huge fire that consumed the Old Yazoo Manufacturing Company warehouse. Once hot spots were knocked back, JFD District Chief Cleotha Sanders said investigators moved in to figure out what started this warehouse fire.

Chief Sanders said Monday,  

"At this time we do not have any information as to what caused the fire," said Chief Sanders. "But we do have fire investigators who will come out conducting on scene investigations make that determination."

There is no word on what was stored in that building if anything.  No injuries were reported.

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