Fire Burns Factory in Mount Vernon

Multiple Fire Crews were called out to a fire in Mount Vernon Illinois on Wednesday night. The fire started at Kendrick Paper Company, located on north Salem Road, around 5:30 p.m. Firemen remained on the scene over the overnight hours checking for hot spots. No one was hurt in the fire. Flames from the fire went outside the building and spread to some semi trucks. . The cause of the fire is still under investigation

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