Follow CBSPHILLY Facebook  | Twitter

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Fire crews battled a blaze in a vacant building in the city’s Spring Garden section of Philadelphia on Wednesday afternoon. The fire broke out around 3:45 p.m. on the 1300 block of Buttonwood Street.

READ MORE: In-Person Classes To Resume Lindley Academy Charter School On Monday After COVID-19 Outbreak

The blaze sent thick, black smoke through the chilly air as crews fought the fire.

The flames and heavy smoke could be seen from the CBS3 studios on Spring Garden Street.

READ MORE: Eagles DE Bandon Graham Suffers Achilles Injury, Sources Tell Derrick Gunn

Philadelphia Weather: Region To Get Taste Of Record-Breaking Cold That Has Chicago In Deep Freeze

The fire was placed under control at 4:54 p.m., according to the Philadelphia Fire Department.

No injuries have been reported at this time.

MORE NEWS: Missed Opportunities Contribute To Eagles 17-11 Loss To San Francisco 49ers