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Atlanta Fire & Rescue Georgia - Working Fire Buckhead Saloon 03 October 2022 ( news )
Atlanta Fire & Rescue , state Georgia ( By Press Release office)
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At approximately 8:11am , firefighters from Station 21 called in a possible working after detecting heavy smoke from the second - floor while at the Station . A full assignment was dispatched , as firefighters from Station 21 responded two buildings over to Buckhead Saloon , located on the 3200 block of Roswell Road . On arrival , members found heavy fire and smoke showing in the rear of the two - story commercial structure and quickly upgraded the response to a second alarm . Firefigh......ters initiated an interior fire attack enduring extreme smoke and heat before conditions compromised the roof forcing members to evacuate the structure to conduct an exterior fire attack . The tremendous amount of fire , heat , and smoke caused the roof of the structure to collapse during the exterior operation .
Firefighters evacuated a nearby high - rise apartment building and commercial business to prevent injury . Mutual Aid was activated to backfill AFRD Station 03 .
There are no confirmed reports of injury . The cause of the fire is under investigation .
Please be advised all information is preliminary and subject to change .
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