Early morning fire destroys Alorton mobile home

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ALORTON, IL (KTVI) - A fire damaged a mobile home in the Metro East early Friday morning.

The blaze started around 1:45 a.m. on McCasland Avenue at South 48th Street in Alorton, Illinois. Firefighters found flames shooting through the trailer home and fire spewing from the natural gas meter.

Firefighters from both Alorton and Cahokia kept the fire from spreading to nearby mobile homes.

No one was injured.