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Fire at Old Joliet Prison

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Authorities say a fire broke out overnight at the old Joliet prison made famous in the 1980 “Blues Brothers” film. A maintenance building was reportedly destroyed. Formerly and formally known as the Joliet Correctional Center, the facility's been closed for more than a decade. The long-shuttered state prison has also been featured in television shows.
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