Boone County carpet store complete loss following fire

UNION, KY (FOX19) - Fire crews from Boone and Kenton Counties reported to a fire at a carpet store Saturday afternoon.

The fire reportedly broke out at around 4:30 pm at Bill's Carpet Store on the 2000 block of Longbranch Road in Union, KY. The building was filled with carpet and flames were reportedly shooting from the roof.

Crews from Union, Burlington, Florence, Walton, Hebron, and Erlanger reported to battle the fire. Approximately 50 firefighters were on scene.

The building was vacant when crews arrived at the scene.

The Boone County Fire Investigation Team is investigating the cause of the fire.

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