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Abandoned gas station burns overnight in Colorado Springs, causing lane shutdowns

Posted at 6:19 AM, Sep 21, 2023

COLORADO SPRINGS — Westbound lanes of Fillmore Street were closed at North Arcadia Street Thursday morning after the Colorado Springs Fire Department (CSFD) extinguished a working structure fire at an abandoned gas station on North El Paso Street.

CSFD first reported the fire around 3:00 a.m. via Twitter.

No injuries were reported. The cause of the fire is currently under investigation. Drivers who use Fillmore Street are being encouraged to find and use alternate routes.

News5 will update this story when more information is learned.
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