Crews battle fire in rural Scott County

SCOTT COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - Crews in Scott County had their hands full battling a house fire northwest of Oran.

The fire broke out around 2 p.m. Tuesday at a home on County Road 266.

Crews on the scene tell us that the fire started in the kitchen of the home.

Firefighters thought they had the fire under control but because of high winds the fire has spread to the other side of the home.

Officials say no one was inside at the time the fire broke out.

No word on an official cause.

Copyright 2011 KFVS. All rights reserved.