9:23am – Commercial building fire at 120 NE Avery. Heavy smoke upstairs – 2nd floor.
9:28am – Firefighters appears to be getting a handle on the fire. Other fire units are coming in to assist.
9:34am – Firefighters found a light fixture in an upstair bathroom that failed and caught fire. Firefighters put out the fire. Firefighters are checking for any fire extension beyond the bathroom.
10:13am – Newport Fire Chief Rob Murphy has declared the fire out and everyone’s free to return to work.