Crews battle overnight blaze in Dongola

DONGOLA, IL (KFVS) - Fire crews battle an early-morning blaze in Dongola.

According to the Union County Sheriff's Department, the fire broke out around 1 a.m. Saturday morning at an abandoned home just of Old Route 51.

A deputy first on the scene tells Heartland News when he arrived the home was fully engulfed in flames.

The highway was shut down while Dongola and Anna firefighters battled the blaze.

The cause of the fire is unknown at this time.

No one was hurt.

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