LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) -- Lafayette police and firefighters are responding to a business engulfed in flames right now. News 18 got reports about the fire around 11 a.m.
Witnesses at the scene said they saw and heard an explosion before the building went up in flames.
A News 18 reporter at the scene confirms the business is Indianapolis Scale Company located at 3535 Coleman Ct. in Lafayette.
Investigators are still trying to figure out what started it.
Lafayette Fire Assistant Chief Brian Alkire said one person was in the building when the fire started. The person was able to walk out, but was taken to an Indianapolis hospital for treatment. There is no word on his condition at this time.
This story will be updated.