Fire destroys Union County mobile home

by Heartland News

UNION COUNTY, IL (KFVS) - Burning trash cost one homeowner their home.

The fire broke out around 1:30p.m. Monday afternoon at a mobile home on Locust Grove in Union County.   That's right off Highway 146 just east of interstate 57.

According to Anna fire officials the owner was burning trash near the mobile home when the fire got out of control and quickly spread to the mobile home.

The home burned to the ground.

The fire chief says the mobile home was old and no one lived in it.

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