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4-alarm fire at Largo Walmart, firefighters hurt

Posted at 9:57 AM, Jun 08, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-08 16:38:54-04
Firefighters battled a four-alarm blaze at a Walmart off U.S. 19. in the Clearwater-Largo area.
A dark plume of smoke could be seen rising from the store at 2677 Roosevelt Blvd. just after 12:30 p.m.
Largo Police told ABC Action News there was a fire on the roof of the store.  
The store was evacuated and remains closed.
Witnesses told ABC Action News reporter Nichole Grigg that they heard several explosions before the fire.
ABC Action News is on scene gathering details.
Action News Reporter Nicole Grigg was at the scene minutes after the fire started.
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