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Fire destroys Newport building

Posted: 7:31 AM, Jun 19, 2018
Updated: 2018-06-19 07:35:10-04

NEWPORT, Ky. -- An overnight fire destroyed a Newport building after firefighters battled the blaze for over two hours. 

No one was injured in the fire, which broke out before 2 a.m. Tuesday at a building on Washington Avenue, according to a Campbell County dispatcher.

Firefighters evacuated the building at one point as flames grew. The fire also damaged the neighboring building.