BEECHER, Ill. (CBS)– A fire in the far south suburbs burned down a historic church on Sunday.
St. Paul Lutheran in Beecher caught fire around 1 p.m. Multiple fire department worked to put out the fire, but most of the building was lost.READ MORE: City Hall, Chicago FOP File Dueling Lawsuits In Heated Standoff Over Vaccine Mandate
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The church was founded in Beecher back in 1865 and was featured in the 2002 Tom Hanks film, “Road to Perdition.”
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