CORONA (CBSLA) — Firefighters battled a 4-alarm blaze at an abandoned strip club and billiards bar in Corona once featured on the TV show “Bar Rescue.”

The fire was first reported at 6:20 p.m. Monday in the 1600 block of Magnolia Avenue. Crews from Corona, Riverside and Riverside County responded to help battle the blaze.

One firefighter suffered a minor burn and was taken to a hospital. It’s not clear which department the firefighter belongs to.

It took several hours for firefighters to get a handle on the flames, with Corona Fire Department tweeting the fire was “winding down” at about 10:50 p.m.

The abandoned and vacant building was once home to an adult club and billiards bar and was once featured on the show “Bar Rescue.”

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