Crews battle Lima Road bar fire

Crews responded just before 1:00 p.m. to Club Royal at 9439 Lima Road. The building is formerly the Bleu Diamond.

Posted: Jul. 11, 2018 1:29 PM
Updated: Jul. 12, 2018 9:45 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT)- A Lima Road bar caught fire Wednesday afternoon, sending heavy smoke into the sky. 

Crews responded just before 1:00 p.m. to Club Royal at 9439 Lima Road after the fire was called in by several passing drivers. The building is formerly the Bleu Diamond.

The fire chief told FOX 55 the building was shut down at the time of the fire. When crews arrived on scene, the roof was completely engulfed in flames. Firefighters used ladder trucks to fight the blaze.

No injuries were reported. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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