Firefighters tackle warehouse fire in NW ABQ - Albuquerque Journal

Firefighters tackle warehouse fire in NW ABQ

Albuquerque Fire Rescue at the scene of a warehouse fire Friday morning in Northwest Albuquerque. (Adolphe Pierre-Louis/Albuquerque Journal)

A warehouse was destroyed in an early Friday morning fire north of Downtown.

Albuquerque Fire Rescue said there were no injuries to firefighters or civilians.

“Unfortunately, the building is a total loss and the majority is collapsed,” AFR said in a news release.

Heavy smoke was visible when firefighters responded to the blaze in the 1800 block of Eighth NW, a few blocks south of Interstate 40, around 2:30 a.m.

The release said firefighters used several large hoses to douse the flames, but the damage to the warehouse was already done.


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