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Photo Slideshow: Fire at Columbus shopping plaza

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Columbus Fire Department personnel extinguished a fire at the "Village on 13" shopping plaza Wednesday morning.

Firefighters could be seen entering a store labeled as Continental Salon, a business located next to the Piggly Wiggly supermarket in the 13th street shopping plaza. WRBL News 3 has learned the fire started after work was being done to an air conditioning unit.

The shopping center was evacuated for about an hour. An separate office space was being cleaned up after receiving smoke damage. No injuries were reported.

James Brierton

James joined WRBL News 3 with experience from CNN, NBC News and his own hyper-local news site. He manages the WRBL News 3 Web desk. More>>

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