East Alton Store Destroyed by Fire

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ALTON, IL (KTVI) – Crews are trying to determine what sparked a fire overnight in East Alton, Illinois. Firefighters were called to the Aaron Rents store on West St. Louis and IL Route 3 around midnight.

When they arrived, they found the fire smoldering in the building’s roof. Fire crews cut holes in the roof in order to knock down the flames.