NEW ORLEANS– The New Orleans Fire Department is on the scene of a three-alarm fire at the intersection of Washington Avenue and Eaton Street.
Flames could be seen coming out of the roof of the two-story, wood-framed building when firefighters arrived on the scene around 2:45 a.m. According to a NOFD spokesman, The building contains eight businesses. The building owner said that only one of the businesses; a convenient store, was still in operation due to mandatory closures.
There were no injuries reported at the scene.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.