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Renovated building catches fire


An old Phillip Morris tobacco building in Richmond catches fire while under renovation.

It took fire crews over two hours to get the fire under control.

Fire officials say the fire was on the roof of the building in the 700 block of Everett Street near Commerce Road.

We're told a piece of machinery caught fire around 6 p.m. tonight.

One fire fighter was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

The cause of the fire is now under investigation.

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