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Fire destroys buildings in Downtown Clarkesville square

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CLARKESVILLE, Ga. -

An late night fire destroyed a 70-year-old building in Habersham County on Wednesday.

The fire started at the Sweetbreads Cafe in Clarkesville around 11 p.m.

According to the Clarkesville Fire Chief, when firefighters arrived on the scene the building was fully engulfed in fire.

The chief said the fire jumped about 15 feet to a couple of other buildings on the Downtown Clarkesville Square and it damaged them but only two buildings were a total loss, including Sweetbreads.

The cause of the fire is currently under investigation and no injuries were reported.

Fire engines from multiple jurisdictions responded to the incident.

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