Family Dollar Burns in Alpine

ALPINE - The Family Dollar store in Alpine was gutted by a fire late Friday night.

The Alpine Avalanche reports the fire started around just before 12:00 a.m. Saturday in downtown Alpine.

NewsWest9 Facebook follower Lori Griffin posted a picture of the burned out building to our NewsWest9 Facebook page. The picture shows parts of the front of the building were blackened by the fire and a couple large windows were broken out.

The Avalanche reports the Alpine Volunteer Fire Department fought the blaze and a cause is not yet known.