ST. LOUIS (KMOV) – Authorities are investigating a fire that completely destroyed a house in north St. Louis early Thursday afternoon.
Firefighters responded to the scene near the intersection of St. Ferdinand and Billups around 12:45 p.m. and found a vacant house engulfed in flames.
The fire then spread to a house next door, causing minor damage. One person was in that home when the flames spread, but managed to make it out.
Firefighters managed to eventually get the flames under control.
No injuries were reported.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.