Smoke drifts over CBD from fire in Central City

Smoke drifts over CBD from fire in Central City
The fire broke out in the 1500 block of South Liberty Street (FOX 8 photo)
The fire broke out in the 1500 block of South Liberty Street (FOX 8 photo)

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - Plumes of smoke from a fire in Central City drifted over downtown New Orleans on Thursday afternoon.

The fire broke out around 11 a.m. Thursday in the 1500 block of South Liberty Street, between Terpsichore Street and Martin Luther King. Smoke from the fire drifted over the Central Business District.

Crews on the scene believe the building was abandoned. No injuries have been reported at this time.

Little information is known at this time. FOX 8 will update the story as details become available.

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