Coal City fire destroys warehouse

March 14, 2013 11:04:21 AM PDT
It took firefighters about 5 hours to bring the flames under control Thursday morning as a massive fire destroyed a warehouse in Coal City, about 55 miles southwest of Chicago.

The fire, at 236 Oak Street, was first reported around 2 a.m.

Firefighters remained on the scene overnight as flames continued to flare up, spraying the engulfed building with hoses. The fire was struck around 7:30 a.m.

No injuries are reported.

The Coal City Department has not said what sparked the blaze.

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