Fire displaces two families at duplex in East St. Louis

Two families were displaced when a fire broke out at their duplex on North 27th Sreet early Wednesday morning.

According to a Fox report, the fire started at 2:30 a.m. One resident said she woke to popping noises.

There were no injuries and firefighters were able to extinguish the blaze pretty quickly.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.