Fire departments extinguish fire at Oaks Mall Plaza

Press release from Gainesville Fire Rescue

GAINESVILLE, Fla. РAt approximately 2:29 a.m. Tuesday morning, crews from Gainesville Fire Rescue and Alachua County Fire Rescue were dispatched to a fire alarm at the Oaks Mall Plaza, 6757 W. Newberry Rd.

On arrival, crews found fire on the first floor, in a part of the building adjacent to Super Optical. The fire was quickly extinguished before extending to the second floor. No occupants were discovered in the building, and no injuries were reported.

This fire is currently under investigation to determine the origin and cause.