ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) – A single family home in west St. Louis was gutted during a fire early Monday morning.
According to reports, the fire started around 6 a.m. in the 6000 block of Cates Avenue.
Firefighters were able to get the two-story house fire under control within an hour, but not before the flames destroyed everything inside.
Authorities did not say if anyone was in the home when the fire started, but no injuries were reported.
The cause of the damaging fire is under investigation.