Memphis Fire is investigating fire at abandoned north Memphis building


MEMPHIS, Tenn. ( – Memphis Fire officials are investigating an afternoon fire at an abandoned building in north Memphis.

It happened around 2:30 p.m. Thursday in the 1500 block of Chelsea Avenue. The fire department says they were able to contain the fire in about 30 minutes. They don’t yet know what started the blaze.

MFD says no one was injured.

People in the area tell Local 24 News this building has been abandoned for years.

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