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Massive fire engulfs building in Harvey

Firefighters battled an intense blaze early Thursday June 21, 2018 in the 15900 block of South Fisk Ave. | Justin Jackson/ Sun-Times

A building was engulfed in flames early Thursday in south suburban Harvey.

Firefighters battled an intense blaze around 3am Thursday June 21, 2018 in the 15900 block of South Fisk Ave.

The fire broke out about 2:15 a.m. in a one-story commercial building in the 15900 block of South Fisk Avenue.

Part of the building collapsed about 3:30 a.m.

Firefighters battled an intense blaze early Thursday June 21, 2018 in the 15900 block of South Fisk Ave. | Justin Jackson/ Sun-Times
Firefighters battled an intense blaze early Thursday June 21, 2018 in the 15900 block of South Fisk Ave. | Justin Jackson/ Sun-Times

It was unclear if anyone was inside the building at the time of the fire. The Harvey Fire Department could not be immediately reached for comment.

Firefighters battled an intense blaze around 3am Thursday June 21, 2018 in the 15800 block of South Center Ave.