Firefighters battle massive blaze in Metro East Monday morning

Firefighters in the 2600 block of Louisiana Boulevard (Credit: KMOV)

EAST ST. LOUIS ( – Firefighters in the Metro East were on the scene of a massive fire Monday morning.

Firefighters were called to the 2600 block of Louisiana Boulevard around 7 a.m. after an old apartment building caught fire. The building was vacant at the time the fire broke out, officials said.

While Skyzoom4 was over the fire, the power lines nearby appeared to also catch fire.

No other details have been released.

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