Investigators determining cause of fire at Clearwater law office

A fire early Wednesday morning at the Puzzanghera Law offices has closed all lanes on S Missouri Avenue in Clearwater.
A fire on April 24, 2019, has closed all lanes on S Missouri Avenue in Clearwater. Firefighters responded around 4 a.m. to the Puzzanghera Law offices at 1471 S Missouri Avenue, north of Belleair Road, after reports of a fire and heavy smoke. [Clearwater Fire Rescue]
A fire on April 24, 2019, has closed all lanes on S Missouri Avenue in Clearwater. Firefighters responded around 4 a.m. to the Puzzanghera Law offices at 1471 S Missouri Avenue, north of Belleair Road, after reports of a fire and heavy smoke. [Clearwater Fire Rescue]
Published April 24
Updated April 24

Lanes have reopened on S Missouri Avenue in Clearwater following fire at a law office early Wednesday morning.

Firefighters responded around 4 a.m. to the Puzzanghera Law offices at 1471 S Missouri Avenue, north of Belleair Road, after reports of a fire and heavy smoke.

The fire has been extinguished, officials say, and all lanes were reopened around 6:45 a.m.

No injuries were reported, according to Clearwater Fire Rescue, and the extend of damage is not yet known.

Police say an arson detective will join fire inspectors to determine the cause of the fire.

Contact Carl Lisciandrello at clisciandrello@tampabay.com. Follow @carlmarks_Times

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