Structure catches fire near Civil Engineering Laboratory Building

A fire truck idles Sept. 17 outside the Civil Engineering Laboratory Building. A small structural fire broke out near the building.

A structure fire at a Facilities Management greenhouse caused a two-alarm fire near the Civil Engineering Laboratory Building at about 8:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Lt. Mike Joiner, Arlington Fire Department public information officer, said several firefighters responded to the "significant fire" from the greenhouse.

The fire was under control by 9 p.m.

Joiner said significant damage was caused, but no injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

This story will be updated as more information becomes available.

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