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BETHALTO, IL (KTVI) – A fire at lounge in Bethalto Illinois sends fire crews scrambling to put out the blaze.  Firefighters were called to the Runway Lounge on West Bethalto around 1:15 pm Tuesday.  Crews from Bethalto and Alton responded to the fire.

Bommarito Automotive SkyFox caught the blaze from the air as firefighters brought the fire under control.

The business was heavily damaged from the fire.