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Fire damages building on Gee Street

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) – A Tuesday evening fire destroys part of the old Angelo's Manufacturing building on Gee Street in Jonesboro.

According to the Jonesboro Fire Department, the fire started about 5:15 Tuesday evening. When fire crews, heavy smoke could be seen coming from the building.

Forty-five minutes after the initial call, fire crews were able to get the fire under control, and were working to put out hot spots. One side of the building suffered heavy damage from the smoke, and was visible buckled from the heat.

The building was vacant. No word on the cause of the fire.

Region 8 News will continue to track this story and being you updates as soon as they become available.

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