Fire damages hangar, plane at Spirit of St. Louis Airport

CHESTERFIELD, Mo. (AP) - A fire investigator says a hangar and a plane in which it was store at a suburban St. Louis airport were damaged in a blaze.

Monarch Fire Protection District Marshal Roger Herin tells KMOX that a passer-by noticed smoke coming from the 12-angar complex about 1 a.m. Monday at the Spirit of St. Louis Airport near Chesterfield.

Scene photos: Fire at Spirit of St. Louis Airport

Herin says several other planes sustained smoke damage.

No injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire was not immediately clear.


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Information from: KMOX-AM

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