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2-alarm fire breaks out in Shockoe Bottom warehouse

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Posted at 5:32 PM, Apr 15, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-15 17:34:09-04

RICHMOND, Va. — Crews are on scene investigating after a two-alarm fire broke out at a building in Shockoe Bottom Saturday evening.

Units were called to a warehouse-type structure in the 2200 block of East Franklin Street at 3:07 p.m. and arrived on scene three minutes later. They found fire coming from the back of the building and a second alarm was declared at 3:25 p.m.

The fire was marked under control at 4:18 p.m.

Crews will remain on scene for an extended amount of time for additional cleanup and safety checks.

This is a developing story.

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