Firefighter injured after blaze at vacant Metro East restaurant - KMOV.com

Firefighter injured after blaze at vacant Metro East restaurant

(KMOV) – Firefighters extinguished a blaze Tuesday night at a vacant building in Alton, Illinois.

According to officials, flames broke out around 11p.m. on the bottom floor of an old restaurant in the 600 block of east Broadway.

Officials say one firefighter had to get stitches after battling the blaze.

No other injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire has not been determined.

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