Firefighters battle early morning business blaze

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(Courtesy: DeKalb County Fire Rescue Department)

A massive overnight fire gutted a DeKalb County business early Saturday morning.

It happened around 2 a.m. Saturday at a business complex located at 3569 Memorial Drive. DeKalb County Fire officials said firefighters arrived to find heavy smoke and flames in the rear of the vacant structure.

Firefighters said the fire became so intense they were forced to fight the blaze from outside.

Photos released by the fire department show the intensity of the flames.

Despite the intensity, firefighters said they were able to get it under control within a hour.

There were no injuries.

The cause of the blaze is under investigation.