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OBPD: Large fire at First Baptist Church in Orange Beach

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UPDATE 7:43AM

Orange Beach Fire Chief says Canal Road is back open at First Baptist Church.


UPDATE: 7:30AM

City of Orange Beach Fire Department warns drivers to use caution while traveling on Canal Road East. Officials say there are hoses on Canal Road and Orange Beach Elementary School access is blocked.


Gulf Shores, Foley and Escambia County officials are working at the scene or on standby within the city.

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Orange Beach Police Department is reporting there is a two-story church fire with flames raging through the roof.

The fire is at First Baptist Church on 47775 Bay Circle. All Orange Beach Fire Department units are on the scene, as well as police. At this time, no injuries have been reported.

Local 15's breaking news reporter Zora Asberry is headed to the scene right now. We will continue to send updates as more information becomes available.