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SHREVEPORT, La. - The Shreveport Fire Department is battling a massive fire at an abandoned commercial building, Saturday.

Shreveport fire Public Information Officer Clarence Reese tells KTBS, the fire is at the 1500 block of Southern Avenue in Shreveport.

According to Caddo 911 records, the fire started at 11:50 a.m.. Fire crews tell KTBS that the fire took just under an hour to get under control. 

The building was being used as a storage facility. Flammable material were being stored inside the building. 

No one was injured and no one was inside the building at the time of the fire.

Shreveport fire are still trying to find out who owns the building and how the fire started. 


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