Smoke from vehicle fire closes Main Library for the day - Tucson News Now

Smoke from vehicle fire closes Main Library for the day

Vehicle involved in fire at Joel D. Valdez Main Library (Source: Tucson News Now) Vehicle involved in fire at Joel D. Valdez Main Library (Source: Tucson News Now)
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

The Joel D. Valdez Main Library will remain closed today, due to an earlier vehicle fire in the underground parking structure. 

An alarm went off at shortly before the library's opening at 9 a.m., stated a Pima County Public Library spokesperson.   Tucson Fire responded to the call and shortly after arriving on scene had the fire under control.  There were no injuries reported, stated Tucson Fire officials. 

The library, which was due to reopen when the smoke cleared, will now remain closed until Saturday.

Please visit the Pima County website or the Pima County Public Library website for updates.

Tune in to KOLD News 13 at noon for more updates.

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