Storage unit catches fire in Du Quoin | News
DU QUOIN, IL (KFVS) - Some folks in Du Quoin say they're devastated after learning their belongings were destroyed in a storage unit fire Sunday.
Firefighters were called to a storage unit fire early Sunday morning in Du Quoin.
The fire took place a the Isom Storage Unit at 23 North Chestnut.
According to the owner of the facility this is the second fire in two days.
Firefighters were called at 12:16 a.m.
Crews had the fire contained by 12:28 a.m.
They were able to put out the fire within minutes but many of the items inside were still destroyed.
A couple of units caught fire, according to the fire department.
No word on the cause of the fire.
According to the owner of the facility, this is the second fire in two days. A small fire broke out Saturday, but extinguished on its own.
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