A 5-Alarm Fire is Burning at a Warehouse in Madison, Illinois
Multiple news sources are reporting that there's a massive fire burning at a warehouse in Madison, Illinois. Residents in the area are currently sheltering in place.
I saw this huge blaze reported by KSDK in St. Louis, Fox 2 in St. Louis among others. This is a recycling warehouse owned by Interco. They report that fire crews arrived at around 11:30am Wednesday morning.
Fox 2 in St. Louis shared video showing the building fire had even spread to vehicles in the parking lot surrounding the warehouse.
There are no reports of injuries at this time. Madison, Illinois is near Granite City just northeast of the St. Louis metro area. We will update this story as soon as more details are known.
UPDATE: WPSD reporting that 1 person was injured in the fire and taken to a hospital. No condition is known at this time.