UPDATE: South Ludlow Street closed after dumpster fire is put out


Ludlow Street is closed between 5th and 6th Street after fire crews put out a dumpster fire.

Crew on scene say they think the fire may have been gas fed but are unsure how the fire started.

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Vectren is on scene to shut off the gas.

The building by the dumpster is vacant and being renovated.

The fire remains under investigation.


Fire crews are working on a commercial fire reported on S Ludlow Street and High Street.

Initial information indicated the fire was occurring at a four story building under renovation and the fire is being gas fed.

Scanner traffic indicated they were evacuating the building.

News Center 7 has a crew on scene and is working to learn more.