Fire breaks out in tourist area of Niagara Falls

Firefighters battle a blaze in a tourist area of Niagara Falls. (Andrew Collins Photo)

Firefighters battle a blaze in a tourist area of Niagara Falls. (Andrew Collins Photo)

QMI Agency

, Last Updated: 11:56 AM ET

NIAGARA FALLS, Ont. - Fire crews have responded to a large fire involving multiple storefronts in a tourist area of Niagara Falls.

Witnesses reported seeing massive damage to at least three businesses.

The fire reportedly broke out shortly after midnight Wednesday.

Flames could be seen shooting through the roof of one business Ice formed on the buildings as firefighters battled the blaze and the freezing temperatures.

The cause of the fire is not yet know. It is unknown if anyone was in the buildings at the time the fire broke out.


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