Fire rages at abandoned school building - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Fire rages at abandoned school building

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC-TV) - Memphis firefighters battled a massive blaze Friday night at an abandoned school building near Memphis International Airport.

The two-alarm fire raged at the former Capleville Elementary School at East Shelby Drive near Malone Road. Traffic in the area came to a complete standstill.

It took fire crews about an hour to get the blaze under control.


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