Fire damages Sinclair and Rush building in Arnold

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ST. LOUIS — Clean up is underway after a factory fire in Arnold.

The fire began Tuesday about 8:30 p.m. at Sinclair and Rush, an international rubber molding company based in Arnold.

The source of the fire was in a machine that feeds the furnace. Workers used a fire extinguisher, but failed to stop the fire from spreading. They called the fire department, which put it out quickly.