UPDATE: The fire has been contained by officials and the cause is under investigation.
A large structure fire has been reported in Las Vegas, Nevada, Friday afternoon, closing surrounding roads.
The structure fire is burning near Losee and Lake Mead in the northern section of the city at a commercial building supplies warehouse. Images taken from around the city show the tall stack of black smoke billowing up into the air from the scene. It is unknown what caused the fire.
We will provide more information as it becomes available.
A structure fire burns near Losee and Lake Mead in North Las Vegas. 📸: Clifton Baker pic.twitter.com/X872f7k9PP
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