Heavy flames destroy Cahokia salvage business - KMOV.com

Heavy flames destroy Cahokia salvage business

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Smoke pours from the fire at Marty's Salvage Yard in Cahokia, Illinois on Monday, April 8, 2013. KMOV.com user Cody Esser sent us this photo of the fire in Cahokia, Illinois. By Bryce Moore Smoke pours from the fire at Marty's Salvage Yard in Cahokia, Illinois on Monday, April 8, 2013. KMOV.com user Cody Esser sent us this photo of the fire in Cahokia, Illinois. By Bryce Moore
Smoke pours from the fire at Marty's Salvage Yard in Cahokia, Illinois on Monday, April 8, 2013. By Bryce Moore Smoke pours from the fire at Marty's Salvage Yard in Cahokia, Illinois on Monday, April 8, 2013. By Bryce Moore
Smoke pours from the fire at Marty's Salvage Yard in Cahokia, Illinois on Monday, April 8, 2013. By Bryce Moore Smoke pours from the fire at Marty's Salvage Yard in Cahokia, Illinois on Monday, April 8, 2013. By Bryce Moore

Cahokia, IL (KMOV.com) -- Emergency crews responded to a large fire  at a Cahokia, Illinois business.

Authorities tell News 4 the fire engulfed Marty's Salavage Yard in the 2000 Camp Jackson Road, near Interstate 255. The fire was so large, a huge column for dark, black smoke could be seen for several miles.

Cahokia fire officials tell News 4 they are dealing with a "small brush fire."

The smoke can be seen looking south from downtown St. Louis.

No word on the fire started or if anyone has been injured, we will keep you posted here on KMOV.com.

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