Colonial Heights fire set on purpose

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - A massive fire in Colonial Heights overnight caused a lot of concerns for people in that area, but firefighters want to assure people that this was planned.

This happened at the building on Boulevard and Lakeview.

We're told the plume of smoke could be seen from miles away.

Colonial Heights firefighters were up bright and early, fighting this fire as a training exercise.

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