CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Firefighters responded to a warehouse building fire in Chesterfield on Wednesday evening.

A fire was reported in the 11800 block of Lewis Road, near Smoosmith Bros, according to a tweet from Chesterfield Fire’s Lt. Elmore.

The fire was marked under control but extensive damage to the inside of the warehouse occurred, Chesterfield Fire told 8News at the scene.

One employee was near the fire at the time but was not in the warehouse. 

Dominion Energy reported outages in the area. 

The cause of the fire is currently being investigated. 

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