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Home destroyed after fire in Jackson County

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JACKSON COUNTY, IL (KFVS) -

A mobile home was destroyed early Tuesday morning after a fire in Jackson County.

According to Jackson County Sheriff's Office, around 5:30 a.m. the Ava Fire Department, assisted by Campbell Hill Fire Department, responded to Marlboro Road in rural Ava.

The homeowner said he woke up around 5 a.m. and turned on some small appliances.

Then he heard the wiring start sparking and that is what started the fire.

Those in the home weren't injured.

The mobile home is a total loss.

An investigation into the fire is currently underway.

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