Fire At Valrico Strip Mall Extinguished

Hillsborough County Fire Rescue responded to a fire at the Valrico Place strip mall in Brandon just before 8 pm Tuesday.

The fire was in the overhang of a barber shop at 3108 Hwy 60 and World of Vapor at 3110 Hwy 60.

Crews were able to stop the spread of the fire before it entered any of the businesses. One firefighter was transported to the hospital with a minor injury.

Eleven HCFR units were on scene and the fire is out and under investigation. HCFR says it appears electrical.