One person suffered minor injuries and was taken to Carolinas Medical Center during a warehouse fire involving hazardous materials in west Charlotte on Tuesday.
The Charlotte Fire Department said the fire started around 5 p.m. at 1917 John Crosland Junior Way, off Wilkinson Boulevard.
The department said on Twitter that smoke was seen coming from the building.
At 5:54 p.m. the department announced that extra firefighters were being requested because of the heat. People in hazmat suits were also on scene.
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Hazardous materials were involved with the fire, officials said.
Tyler Fleming: 704-358-5355, @tyler_fleming96