Local historic building catches fire

COVINGTON, KY (FOX19) - Crews are investigating an early-morning fire in a historic building in Covington.

The fire started around 3 a.m. on Friday in the old Citizen's Telephone Company building on the corner of Court Street and Park Place.

The only tenant left in the building is the "Down Under Bar", located in the basement. However, firefighters say the fire was contained to the upper floor of the main building.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation. Damage is being estimated at $100,000.

No injuries are being reported.

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