Fire crews battle debris blaze that spread to business in Scottsdale

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By Alicia Barron By Alicia Barron
By Alicia Barron By Alicia Barron

SCOTTSDALE – Fire crews from Scottsdale and Phoenix battled a fire in the area of Scottsdale Road and Rose Lane.

According to Scottsdale Fire Public Information Officer Tiffani Nichols, they received a call about the fire at about 2:30 p.m. on Thursday.

The blaze started as a debris fire but extended to a large tree next to the Borgata shopping center. Nichols says most of the damage was to vegetation and to the outside of a business in the shopping center.

Nobody was injured as a result of this fire. Nichols says crews were able to extinguish the flames in about 20 minutes.