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Crews fight trailer fire near Benton, Mo.

BENTON, MO (KFVS) -

Crews battled the heat and a trailer fire Friday afternoon just east of Benton, Missouri.

According to Scott County Sheriff Rick Walter, it's at 908 County Road 333 in Scott County.

The sheriff says there is extensive damage to the trailer and crews were still on the scene after 1 p.m.

Four people were in the home when it started, but they were able to get out safely.

A travel trailer near the home was also burned. Family members say they think a utility pole may have sparked the fire.

Scott County Sheriff's deputies sifted through rubble for clues.

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