Area fire departments were called out to fight an early morning fire in Lamont on Friday morning.
The Buchanan County Sheriff’s Office says the fire broke out at an old gas station in the 600 block on Pine Street just before 4 am. The building was fully engulfed in flames at the time.
Firefighters from Lamont, Dundee and Strawberry Point responded and were able to extinguish the fire by 5:30 am.
At this time, the cause of the fire remains under investigation. No injuries were reported.