Fire destroys northwestern Jefferson County business


Employees at a north Jefferson County business are out of an office after an overnight fire.Flames destroyed the Birmingham Marine Terminal on Birmingport Road. Authorities are still looking into the cause, but say it appears to have been accidental.A supervisor for the company that operates the port, Tim Parker, says he is investigating as well. Parker says four employees work at the office, and the company plans to bring in a temporary structure until it can rebuild.