WICKLIFFE, Ohio (WJW) – Fire crews battled flames in a vacant building in Wickliffe on Sunday.
The fire department said the building at 30012 Lakeland Boulevard was under construction at the time the fire broke out, according to a press release.
Officials say the cause is ruled to be accidental, likely from welding in the building during renovations. It took two hours to get the fire under control.
The potential loss is about $1 million.
Smoke could be seen billowing from a building near State Route 2. Video sent to the FOX 8 newsroom from a viewer showed the scene at about 11:30 a.m. on Sunday.
Stay with FOX 8 for more on this developing story.