Firefighters battle large fire at Hubcap Heaven on Airline Drive

Firefighters battling large fire at Hubcap Heaven on Airline Drive

NEW ORLEANS, LA. - Firefighters are trying to determine what caused a large fire at the Hubcap Heaven on Airline Drive Thursday morning.

Video from the scene showed flames engulfing the building around 7 a.m. Thursday morning. Multiple fire trucks and Jefferson Parish Sheriff's deputies were on the scene.

Firefighters were seen using equipment to enter a nearby building that also suffered fire and smoke damage. 

JPSO reports that Airline Drive and Robertson Street between Severn and Division have been closed to traffic. Drivers are urged to use an alternate route.

Firefighters have not released any information about the fire at this time. 

Details about the fire are limited.  A WWLTV crew is on the scene.

This is a developing story. Watch WWLTV Eyewitness News for updates as new information becomes available.

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