ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – Firefighters were called to an early morning fire in north St. Louis Friday.

Skyzoom4 was over the flames at Peck and Penrose around 6 a.m. According to the St. Louis Fire Department, the building that caught fire was a vacant two-story multi-family dwelling.

North St. Louis fire

Flames at Peck and Penrose after a building caught fire Friday morning.

Shortly after the fire was reported, fire officials said two nearby vacant buildings were exposed the flames.

Around 30 firefighters were conducting defensive operations around 6:10 a.m. 

According to the fire department, high winds have created a few spot fires across the street from the vacant building that initially caught fire.

No other information has been released.

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