Fire destroys shop contents

One fire tender responded to an early morning blaze in Blades Hill, St. Philip.

Under the direction of Station Officer Mervin Mayers, five fire officers and one tender responded to the call which was received at 1:40am.

The timber commercial building was extensively damaged and the contents destroyed by fire.

According to the report, the commercial building was used a shop.

The tender was dispatched from the St. John Fire station.