2 firefighters suffer minor injuries in business fire in downtown Birmingham

Fire destroys a furniture store in downtown Birmingham

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - Birmingham firefighters battled a fire at a furniture store into early Monday morning.

The fire started Sunday night at the business located on 17th Street and 2nd Avenue South.

Two firefighters were slightly hurt. One has a leg injury and the other hurt his shoulder. Both were taken to UAB Highlands where they were treated and released.

We’re told the building is a total loss.

No word yet on how this fire started.

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