ST. LOUIS COUNTY (KMOV.com) – A fire that broke out Wednesday in North County may have been caused by fireworks.
The flames began on the back deck of an apartment at a complex in the 10000 block of Crown Point. The fire spread to one unit causing heavy damage.
Surrounding units were damaged as well, but the extent of the damage is reportedly minor.
The fire department is investigating the possibility the fire began due to fireworks as they found fresh residue from fireworks on the deck.