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Las Vegas firefighters battle 2-alarm fire at market on Jones Boulevard

Posted at 6:12 AM, Feb 24, 2022

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Las Vegas firefighters are dealing with a 2-alarm fire call early Thursday morning in the north part of town.

Firefighters were called to a strip mall just after 5 a.m. at 1600 North Jones Boulevard, near Vegas Drive.

A second alarm was called as flames went through the roof of the Apollo Market at the strip mall, according to Las Vegas Fire and Rescue.

The scene remained active shortly after 6 a.m. with the Felipitos restaurant also suffering damage.

Las Vegas fire crews said the bulk of the fire was able to be extinguished before 6:30 a.m. with a total of 60 firefighters at the scene.

The market involved was a total loss, according to fire officials, and the restaurant suffered moderate damages in the fire.

No injuries were reported with the cause of the fire remaining under investigation.