Happening now: Fire crews are on scene of a large fire in SPI

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South Padre Island (Texas)— A building is currently on fire towards the end of South Padre Island.

According to a spokeswoman from the city, Nikki Sotto, several agencies such as South Padre, Port Isabel police and fire, EMS and the Department of Public Safety (DPS) are on scene.

National Weather Service radar indicates a lightning strike around 6:30 a.m. is the cause.

KVEO is in route and will continue to provide you with updates throughout the day.

Credit: Roy Garcia

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