Smoke billows as shopping plaza in Fall River catches fire

FALL RIVER, Mass. (WLNE) — Smoke billowed Monday night as a shopping plaza in Fall River caught fire.

The fire broke out just after 9 p.m. at the shopping complex on Mariano Bishop Boulevard.

The storefront of Burns Power Tools is seen heavily damaged after a fire in Fall River, Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2022. (WLNE)

The plaza is home to several businesses, including Burns Power Tools.

Jeffrey and Zach Burns, third and fourth generation owners of the long-time Fall River business told ABC 6 News this is “shocking” and that they will do everything to keep the business going.

Damage inside of Burns Power Tools after a fire in Fall River, Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2022. (WLNE)

Video shows a large amount of smoke coming from the building.

Heavy smoke seen coming from a shopping plaza in Fall River, Monday, Nov. 15, 2022. (WLNE)

It is unknown if there are any injuries at this time.

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