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UPDATE: Vacant Lexington Building Fire Ruled Arson

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — An early morning Lexington fire at a vacant building has been ruled an arson. 

Crews were called out about 6 a.m. to the 200 block of Powell Street just east of downtown.

Firefighters were able to put out the blaze quickly.

Officials tell LEX 18 that this isn't the first time a fire has hit the building.

Authorities say no one was hurt in the fire, although the response did cause minor traffic disruption in the immediate area. 

Lexington Fire Department Arson Investigators ask that anyone who may have information about this incident, please contact them by phone at 859.231.5672 or by email at arsontips@lexingtonky.gov

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