Three-alarm fire damages Salem strip mall

Three-alarm fire damages Salem strip mall

SALEM, Ore. -- Firefighters battled a three-alarm fire late Monday night at a strip mall in Salem.

The blaze, reported at about 11 p.m. at the Academy Square Strip Mall, 1048 Lancaster Drive, damaged several businesses.

Firefighters arrived to see flames coming from the roof of the building.They battled active flames from outside the mall, and several firefighters went into adjacent buildings to ensure the fire didn't spread, fire officials said.

No one was hurt.

Investigators said they haven't yet determined what started the fire.

As of 1 a.m. Tuesday, the fire had been brought under control, fire officials said.