Fire Consumes Miami Lighting Store

The flames were so intense that the second floor collapsed not long after the six or seven workers inside escaped.


A fire in a South Florida lighting store sent employees running for their safety Saturday afternoon.

The flames were so intense at Lighting Paradise on Eighth Street that the second floor collapsed not long after the six or seven workers inside escaped, fire officials said.

Investigators remained on the scene Saturday evening, trying to determine what sparked the blaze.