Tuesday night, a massive fire broke on the 500 block of Ellis Avenue just before 11 p.m. The fire quickly spread then becoming a two alarm fire. Officials say that about 15 vehicles that were parked on the property were also damaged in the fire. Neighbors say that they could feel the ground shake as vehicles exploded due to the intensity of the fire. More than 100 firefighters converged on the scene to battle the inferno, some saying they could feel the ground shaking from the blasts as they arrive. There were no reports of any injuries as firefighter fought to bring the fire under control
Authorities have not yet made any determination on the case of the blaze. Some residents reported hearing explosions during the fire as well. It remains under investigation.