Suspicious house fire under investigation in Scott County

Suspicious house fire under investigation in Scott County
(Source: Don Frazier, KFVS)
(Source: Don Frazier, KFVS)
(Source: Don Frazier, KFVS)
(Source: Don Frazier, KFVS)
(Source: Don Frazier, KFVS)
(Source: Don Frazier, KFVS)

SCOTT COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - A fire that destroyed a Scott County house early Thursday morning is considered suspicious and is currently under investigation.

Scott County Rural Fire Chief Jeremy Perrien says no one lived in the home at the time of the fire, which happened on County Highway 360 in Dielstahdt around 3 a.m.

Perrien says that an explosion was heard by neighbors near the start of the fire. No one was hurt.

Crews were on scene for more than three hours.

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