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Mahopac, NY -- Several stores were badly damaged in a strip mall fire this morning at 3am.
A fire ignited on the shopping center's facade, damaging the Feed Barn, Edward Jones, Performance Fitness, and Rite Aid. The facades were destroyed and the interior had bad smoke damage. Th Feed Barn had the worst damage because the fire damaged the roof. Firefighters then cut a hole through the Feed Barn roof to fight the blaze.
The other stores in the strip mall were undamaged.
The cause has not yet been reported, and it is unknown if the strip mall had fire protection systems installed.