Fire engulfs St. John's radio transmission tower

Firefighters were called to a radio transmitter tower site on a hilltop in St. John's early Tuesday morning.
Firefighters put out an early morning fire at a Steele Communications tower in St. John's 4:45

Firefighters were called to a radio transmitter tower site on a hilltop in St. John's early Tuesday morning.

A building belonging to Steele Communications, which owns VOCM and other stations, was destroyed.

The fire off Redmond's Road was reported shortly before 6:30 a.m. but was soon extinguished.

Cecil Haire of the St. John's Morning Show recorded the video above.