CHARLOTTE, NC (FOX 46 WJZY) - A portion of Wilkinson Blvd in west Charlotte has been shut down as crews work to put out a fire in the area.
According to Charlotte Fire Department, a two-alarm fire is underway at a building on Berryhill Road at Wilkinson Boulevard.
Working structure fire Berryhill Rd at Wilkinson Blvd; 2nd alarm transmitted;— Charlotte Fire Dept (@CharlotteFD) July 6, 2018
Wilkinson Blvd. shut down; Avoid area; 12:56 pm
The building is the abandoned Airport Park Hotel. No word yet on what caused the fire.
Update 2 Alarm Structure Fire; pic.twitter.com/AGZehf0Vk3— Charlotte Fire Dept (@CharlotteFD) July 6, 2018
Wilkinson Boulevard has been closed. Drivers are urged to avoid the area.