GRANITE CITY, Ill. ( -- A Metro East business was severely damaged after an overnight fire Wednesday. 

Residents told News 4 crews that fire happened at a sandblasting company called Strip Masters of Illinois on 22nd Street in Granite City. Around midnight, officials responded to the Warehouse to extinguish the blaze. 

It is still unclear what sparked the fire. 

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