CORNELIA - Cornelia Fire Department personnel were called to a reported commercial fire at RaceTrac convenience store on Business Highway 441 around 3 a.m. Wednesday.<br />
The fire was located under the canopy over the gas pumps.<br />
A nearby Habersham County deputy sheriff was able to use an extinguisher to put out the fire in an overhead light.<br />
No one was hurt and the store is open for business.<br />
Additional details are not available.
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