DEKALB, Ill. — Emergency crews in Dekalb battled a large fire Friday.
Crews responded to reports of a fire in the 1100 block of South 7th Street around 7 p.m.
The Daily Chronicle reports the fire began at Standard Roofing Co. and then spread by the time firefighters arrived.
The owner said no one was in the building at the time of the fire.
Firefighters from several towns assisted.