Overnight Fire at a Youree Drive Shopping Complex
A fire at a local business kept Shreveport firefighters busy overnight. The fire started inside one of the businesses at the Broadmoor Shopping Center.
Reports indicated the blaze started inside Broadmoor Florist just after midnight. Youree Drive had to be closed at Ockley while several units were on the scene. Someone at a neighboring businesses spotted the flames and called 911.
Crews arrived minutes later and saw flames coming out of the back of the building. It took 23 minutes and 10 units to get the fire under control.
No word yet on the cause of the blaze. Traffic is now back to normal on Youree Drive.