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5:01 p.m.: 18th to 19th and Ogden to Clarkson, including Park Avenue remains closed following a massive construction site fire near downtown Denver, per Denver police.
ROAD CLOSURE UPDATE: 18th to 19th and Ogden to Clarkson, including Park Ave remains closed for investigation following the fire at 18th and Emerson. Alternate routes are advised as @Denver_Fire continue their investigation. #Denver pic.twitter.com/DzMBX127Cn
— Denver Police Dept. (@DenverPolice) March 8, 2018
12:42 p.m.: Head here for the latest on the three-alarm construction site fire: bit.ly/2G4TEdx
12:25 p.m.: Crews are working on a large fire at a construction site:
MAJOR FIRE: 18th and Emerson - please avoid the area pic.twitter.com/owJN7nWatZ
— Denver Police Dept. (@DenverPolice) March 7, 2018
1833 Emerson large construction Fire. Third alarm Fire. Media briefing at 19th and Ogden in parking lot at 1230 pic.twitter.com/qxGXPYSmuq
— Denver Fire Dept. (@Denver_Fire) March 7, 2018
12:19 p.m.: Fire crews are responding to a large building fire near 18th and Emerson. We're working to get more information.