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MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Memphis firefighters were kept busy Tuesday morning due to a business fire in the medical district.

We've learned the business did not have a sprinkler system.

The fire started around 5 a.m. Tuesday at Firestone Complete Auto Care on Madison Ave. near Camilla St.

Flames were coming from the back of the building when WREG crews arrived at the scene around 5:15 a.m.

Firefighters closed part of Madison Ave. for several hours.

Investigators say the fire started due to an electrical malfunction inside the shop in a vehicle.

Eleven cars inside the building were damaged.

No injuries were reported.