Fire breaks out at Charlotte business

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - At about 12:30 in the afternoon, the Charlotte Fire Department responded to a structure fire at James River Equipment on Statesville Road.

Firefighters say they received an alarm and found a haze of smoke when they entered the building. As they moved closer to the service area, they found heavier smoke. Firefighters found a small fire on a piece of equipment. They put the fire out and ventilated the smoke.

No one was in the building at the time of the incident. The Charlotte Fire Department is investigating.

Medic confirms that no one was injured.

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