GODFREY - Firefighters battled an intense fire at Burns Wild Game Meat Processing and Smoke House in Godfrey on Thursday night on Winter Lane.

Fire officials reported considerable damage at the scene. The fire call to Godfrey Fire Protection District came at 7:30 p.m. and when they arrived flames were shooting through the roof of the building.

Get The Latest News!

Don't miss our top stories and need-to-know news everyday in your inbox.

Article continues after sponsor message

Brighton, Alton, Wood River and Fosterburg also were dispatched to the scene. Madison County Emergency Management was also present and Alton Memorial Ambulance was there, but there were no injuries reported. No one was present inside the building when firefighters arrived and the fire is under investigation.

More like this:

Apr 5, 2024 - Godfrey Fire Protection District to Host Open House, Celebrate New Station

Apr 2, 2024 - Godfrey Fire Protection District to Host Open House at New Facility

Apr 6, 2024 - Godfrey Fire Protection District Opens New Firehouse

Mar 1, 2024 - Godfrey Fire Protection District Moves to New Location

Feb 28, 2024 - Historic Turner Hall in Alton Engulfed by Massive Fire