Fire out on Sheppard Street; traffic on Crosstown slow

Charleston firefighters are working a fire reported downtown.

The Charleston Fire Department tweeted just after 4:15 p.m. that the blaze on Sheppard Street was extinguished and crews were clearing the scene. The tweet also reported slow traffic on Sheppard Street and the Crosstown.

No other information was released.

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