TRAFFIC ALERT: Apartment fire closes lanes of Broad Street

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Crews in Richmond are on the scene of a fire at an apartment complex.

The fire started around 3:30 a.m. Thursday in the 300 block of West Broad Street, not far from VCU's campus, near Jackson Ward.

This is still an active scene - fire fighters are still here and Broad Street is blocked off for several blocks.

The fire is under control and nobody is hurt. No word yet on the cause of the fire.

Eastbound Broad is partially blocked off and all westbound lanes are closed.

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