A Janesville floral shop sustained $70,000 in damage in a Thursday evening fire.
Firefighters were called to Fairview Floral at 1634 E. Racine St. at 6:22 p.m. for a report of a fire. Heavy gray smoke and flames were coming from the building's roof when firefighters arrived, according to the Janesville Fire Department. Firefighters encountered flames above them when they entered through the front door.
Damage was estimated at $50,000 to the building and $20,000 to the contents. The cause of the fire is under investigation.
Firefighters were on the scene for four hours.