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Around 100 firefighters respond to large structure fire

San Antonio Fire officers mentioned crews arriving on the scene have been met with large flames and heavy smoke.

SAN ANTONIO — Several companies suffered harm after a large fire broke out Tuesday afternoon, initiating a response of round 100 firefighters, officers mentioned.

The name for the fire got here out simply earlier than 3:30 p.m. within the 11000 block of Wye Drive. San Antonio Fire Department officers mentioned that when crews pulled out of their fire stations to respond, they noticed heavy fire and instantly referred to as for backup resources.

SAFD mentioned there was heavy smoke and fire once they arrived, and all occupants of the industrial business space have been evacuated. The crews not solely battled heavy fire, however wind as nicely. 

The structure housed 18 companies inside, as many as 5 of which can have suffered fire harm, in accordance to SAFD. The explanation for the blaze continues to be below investigation. 

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