14 departments dispatched to mulch fire in Metro East - KMOV.com

14 departments dispatched to mulch fire in Metro East

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Smoke from a mulch pile fire was seen in downtown St. Louis Monday (Credit: KMOV) Smoke from a mulch pile fire was seen in downtown St. Louis Monday (Credit: KMOV)

SAUGET, Ill. (KMOV.com) – Fourteen departments plus more than 50 fire fighters are still on the scene of a  large mulch pile fire in the Metro East on Monday.

The mulch pile caught fire on Queeny Avenue during the early afternoon.

Firefighters from Cahokia, Prairie Du Pont, Camp Jackson and Sauget were called to the scene.

The smoke from the fire was visible in downtown St. Louis.

No other details have been released.

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