Regions Bank Building Evacuated in Tampa

The Regions Bank Building in downtown Tampa is being evacuated while firefighters battle a car fire in the garage of the Ashley Drive building.


People are heading back into the Regions Bank Building as of 4:20 p.m.  Tampa Fire Rescue Captain Lonnie Benniefied says they were evacuated as a precaution after a car caught fire this afternoon in the building’s parking garage.  There was never any danger to the building itself.  No word what sparked the car fire.  No one was injured.