BREAKING: Large South Bay commercial building engulfed in flames


Palm Beach County Fire Rescue battled flames over half of a large commercial building in South Bay early Sunday, a spokesman said.

Crews responded at about 5 a.m. and reported a large column of smoke before discovering the burning building in the 300 block of U.S. Highway 27.

Fire Rescue put out the fire by 8 a.m. and heard no reports of injuries. The cause is under investigation.

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