West Boca Fire Under Investigation

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Just in from Palm Beach County Fire Rescue:

At 12 noon crews responded to the 9300 block of SW 8th St. for report of a fire. Responding crews reported dark black smoke visible several blocks away. First arriving crews reported flames from the front and side of a four story building. Fire crews quickly initiated a offensive attack entering the second floor of the building, located the fire and brought it under control.

At this time crews are performing overhaul operations and checking for any extension into adjacent apartments.

There were two building occupants injured, suffering minor burns not requiring transport to a hospital.

The cause of the fire will be under investigation.