A Panama City business is destroyed in an overnight fire. Firemen are still at the scene of the blaze at Affordable Transmissions on North East Ave.
The fire started around midnight and took close to four hours to bring under control. Fire fighters from several departments responded to the alarm and were hampered by the freezing weather and chemical gases inside the business.
The shop was listed as a total loss, includuing equipment and customers vehicles locked inside.
Several fire fighters were treated from smoke inhalation and minor injuries. The State Fire Marshal investigators are currently at the scene sifting the the rubble trying to determine what was the cause of the blaze.