Investigation underway after storage unit fire in Boise

Posted at 5:45 PM, May 01, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-02 10:29:51-04

Boise Fire crews are responding to a 2 alarm structure fire at a storage unit in west Boise.

Police say the fire is at the storage unit on Maple Grove and Emerald streets. The call came in around 5:10 Wednesday evening.

There are no injuries at this time. Boise Fire officials say 22 units are affected, but no word on which units have been impacted.

Some lanes of traffic had closed, but all lanes are now back open. Please use caution if you're traveling in the area. The Boise Fire Department says the fire was sparked accidentally by a roofer who was cutting on the roof.

(Photos courtesy: Don Day/BoiseDev)