Crews on the scene at Wilson Lumber battling blaze. Special Red - WAFF-TV: News, Weather and Sports for Huntsville, AL

Crews on the scene at Wilson Lumber battling blaze. Special Red Nose Day coverage in a live report.

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HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - Good morning!

Crews respond to structure fire at Wilson Lumber:

Happening right now, crews have responded to Wilson Lumber Company for a structure fire.

The call came in about 4:30 a.m. from a passerby. It is located on Meridian Street right off of Memorial Parkway. Nine units and a HAZMAT crew are on the scene. East and West Winchester Road is shut down until the fire is manageable.

It seems like it is a maintenance building in the back of the business.

WAFF's Muriel Bailey is on the scene at this time. As soon as we have more information, we will pass it along.

Special Red Nose Day coverage in a live report.

We're taking the time to show you some of the organizations that really try to lift up the children in our community. That's what Red Nose Day is about, helping raise money for those that help transform children's lives by educating them, keeping them safe and healthy.

Margo is live this morning with more in a live report.

Syrian activists: Islamic State in control of Palmyra ruins

Islamic State militants overran the famed archaeological site at Palmyra early on Thursday, just hours after seizing the central Syrian town, activists and officials said, raising concerns the extremists might destroy some of the priceless ruins as they have done in neighboring Iraq.

The Islamic State's capture of the town of Palmyra late Wednesday was a stunning triumph for the militant group, only days after it captured the strategic city of Ramadi in Iraq's largest Sunni province.

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