Fire at Lorenzo and Sons Pizza on South Street

Firefighters battle blaze at landmark South Street pizza place Wednesday.

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Firefighters battled a blaze Wednesday at a famous South Street landmark -- Lorenzo and Sons Pizza. Smoke poured from the building as firefighters knocked holes into the famous facade of the late-night pizza place.
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It took dozens of firefighters mere minutes to control the blaze.
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But, thanks to smoke pouring from the building and flames, the damage was done.
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One firefighter (not pictures) suffered a leg injury battling the blaze.
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The damage to the building was obvious including busted-out windows.
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The 300 block of South Street was closed due to the blaze.
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Lorenzo's will be closed for an unknown amount of time but the owner says he plans to reopen.
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