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Crews respond to fire at Rite Aid on West Broad St.

Posted at 10:54 AM, Jun 01, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-01 11:39:12-04

RICHMOND, Va. – For the second time in two days, Richmond Fire crews responded to a fire at the Rite Aid on the corner of Belvidere and Broad Streets.

Crews arrived at the Rite Aid, located at 520 W. Broad Street, with smoke coming from the roof. Crews located a fire inside in the upper area of the building.

Officials say crews found large amounts of paper on fire inside the building. They were able to mark the fire under control.

No injuries were reported in the fire.

Crews will remain on scene an extended amount of time to conduct overhaul operations, according to fire officials.

The Rite Aid store was one on several Richmond stores that caught on fire Saturday night and early Sunday morning during riots in the City of Richmond.