Fire sparks inside Stephen P. Clark Center in downtown Miami

Flames broke out on 15th floor of Miami-Dade government building


MIAMI – A fire broke out inside a Miami-Dade government building early Saturday, fire rescue officials told Local 10 News.

Miami Fire Rescue crews were called to the Stephen P. Clark Center just before 4 a.m. They found a small fire had sparked inside an office on the 15th floor that is part of the Public Works Department.

Capt. Ignatius Carroll said the flames were put out within 15 minutes. There was no damage to any other offices.

The Stephen P. Clark Center, located at 111 Northwest 1st St., is home to many county government offices, as well as a MetroRail stop.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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