Crews fight fire at church in northwest Orange County

Heavy smoke and flames coming from a building at Agape Assembly Baptist Church

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – Crews are fighting a fire at the Agape Assembly Baptist Church in northwest Orange County on Monday, according to the Orange County Fire Rescue.

Investigators said this is a two-alarm structure fire and the building is an abandoned structure.

Heavy smoke and flames are coming from one of the buildings and threatening another structure, according to investigators.

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Hiawassee Road in this area is closed for fire suppression, according to OCFR.

There is no word at this time on what caused the fire.

This is a developing story. We will update this story as more information becomes available.


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