UPDATE: No Injuries in North Salina Business Fire

UPDATE: No one was hurt in a fire at a north Salina business Friday afternoon.

Salina Fire Department officials say they were called to Virg’s Auto Repair, 501 E. Pacific, just before 1 p.m. by a passerby that spotted flames inside a front window of the business.

Firefighters arriving at the business observed heavy smoke and flames coming from the window, which had broken out.

Firefighters were able to quickly contain and extinguish the fire.

Employees of the business said they had smelled an electrical odor earlier in the day, but fire officials say the cause of the fire has not been determined and remains under investigation.

There were no injuries in the fire. Damage estimates were not immediately available.

Firefighters have been dispatched to a north Salina business that is reported to be on fire.

According to early reports, flames were visible inside Virg’s Auto Repair, 501 E. Pacific. The fire started just before 1 p.m.

Traffic in the area is being halted.

More information as it becomes available.

Updated: September 15, 2017 — 3:27 pm

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