Florida Firefighters Tackle Lumber Yard Fire


OCALA, FLA. Firefighters battled a fire in a former lumber yard for several hours in freezing temperatures early this morning.

Eighteen firefighters manning seven apparatus found a heavy volume of fire engulfing one of the structures on the property. The fire occurred at 1700 Northwest 8th Ave.

There were no reported injuries. The cause of the fire is under investigation by fire officials.