Lyons fire burns in vacant, historic building

A vacant building caught fire early Friday morning in northwest suburban Lyons.
November 22, 2013 5:08:12 AM PST
A vacant building in Lyons, Ill., caught fire early Friday morning. Crews from several communities were called in for help with the flames, which brought down part of the roof.

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A next door restaurant is in danger of catching fire, but no injuries are reported. Crews have been on the scene since 2 a.m. Friday.

The Lyons fire chief said the building at 3901 Joliet Avenue was once part of the Lyons Historical Society Building and Chamber of Commerce.