Old Walter French Academy building catches fire in Lansing

Posted: 6:26 PM, Aug 04, 2016
Updated: 2016-08-05 07:21:08-04

Crews are on the scene of a structure fire at the Old Walter French Academy in Lansing.

The fire started just after 5 p.m.

Crews closed Cedar Street at Mount Hope Street in both directions to assist in fighting the fire.

At least 5 fire engines are on scene battling the blaze.

Smoke could be seen coming out of the second story of the building.