(KMOV) – The Missouri State Fire Marshall is investigating a series of suspicious fires in St. Francois County.
Four separate structures were caught on fire in Doe Run and were extinguished by firefighters Saturday night into Sunday morning.
The Doe Run Fire Chief says the first call came in around 11:00 p.m. on 2nd street and Cedar. While crews were trying to control the first fire, another was reported down the road in a barn and two story home.
Two additional homes were set on fire down the road from the second location. All of the homes are vacant and no one was hurt.
The investigation is ongoing.