Crews Called to Report of High-Rise Fire

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    An employee of VisitSanDiego snapped this image and posted it to Twitter moments after the sirens were heard downtown.

    Several San Diego City fire engines rushed to 9th & Broadway around 9:30 a.m. for a fire in a downtown building Friday.

    The sound of several fire engines were heard around the downtown area as they rushed to the scene of a building under construction.

    San Diego Fire-Rescue tweeted an update moments later explaining that the fire was extinguished.

    Officials said the cause of the fire was a welding accident.

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