St. Louis County sirens fail to sound during test

4 years 1 month 6 days ago Tuesday, November 04 2014 Nov 4, 2014 Tuesday, November 04, 2014 4:45:00 AM CST November 04, 2014 in News
By: The Associated Press

CLAYTON (AP) - St. Louis County officials are trying to determine what went wrong after warning sirens failed to sound during a monthly test.

The test was Monday for the tornado warning sirens. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that city sirens went off, but the county's did not.

The county's emergency management office is investigating, but officials believe construction work on the top of the county administration building blocked the radio antenna that signals the sirens to activate.

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