Fire causes nearly $25K in damages at east Charlotte laundromat - | WBTV Charlotte

Fire causes nearly $25K in damages at east Charlotte laundromat

Caroline Hicks | WBTV Caroline Hicks | WBTV
Caroline Hicks | WBTV Caroline Hicks | WBTV
Credit: Charlotte Fire Department Credit: Charlotte Fire Department
CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

No one was injured when a laundromat in east Charlotte caught fire Tuesday morning. 

The two-alarm fire occurred at Cleaners & Laundry on North Graham Street shortly after midnight. The Charlotte Fire Department tweeted about the incident around 12:40 a.m. 

Firefighters said there was heavy smoke when they arrived. It took about 50 firefighters to control the blaze within 24 minutes, crews said. 

The fire caused approximately $25,000 in damages, firefighters say. 

No one was inside the business when it caught fire. Crews said the fire started behind a clothes dryer. 

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