SUNRISE (CBSMiami) – Firefighters are battling large flames at an abandoned building in Sunrise.

The building on fire is a closed day care which is located 8490 NW 44 Street.

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Lauderhill Fire tweeted that the fire was through the roof of the building, and that all firefighters evacuated “the structure and going into defense mode.”

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Workers at a preschool nearby said they are calling parents to pick up the kids.