Fire Breaks Out at Chemical Plant Near St Louis

A fire broke out at a chemical plant near St Louis, Missouri, on April 29, with evacuation orders issued for the surrounding area in Affton.

Footage captured by Nancy Avouris shows huge billows of smoke. Local news reported the fire was from the Manor Chemicals plant.

The St Louis County Police Department issued an evacuation notice for everyone within a half-mile of the plant on the evening of April 29.

This is a developing story. Credit: Nancy Avouris via Storyful