Miami-Dade firefighters fight flames in Sweetwater

H & R Paving's commercial building goes up in smoke


SWEETWATER, Fla. – Firefighters responded to a fire at a paving contractor's commercial building in Miami-Dade's Sweetwater neighborhood Wednesday.

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue sent a tweet at 10:45 a.m. reporting that they were called to a commercial fire. 

Drivers reported seeing the smoke coming from H & R Paving, 1955 NW 110 Ave., all the way from the Dolphin Expressway. 

The smoke was also visible from the parking lot at Dolphin Mall, 11401 NW 12th St., witnesses said. 

Warehouses and a lot with shipping containers surround the building east of Florida's Turnpike.

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