Large fire destroys former antique mall in Paris

PARIS, Tenn. (AP) -- A large fire has destroyed a former antique mall near downtown Paris in West Tennessee.

According to The Paris Post-Intelligencer, the blaze broke out shortly after 6 p.m. Wednesday on north Market Street. Within minutes, the former Market 414 Furniture and Antique Mall was engulfed in flames. Several other fire departments were called in to help fight the fire.

No injuries were reported. It took about two hours to bring the fire under control.

There was no immediate word on the cause. The business had not been open for some time.

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