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Fire destroys Stoddard County home

Firefighters on the scene say a 911 call came in around 1:15 a.m. to a home on County Road 275 near Puxico. Firefighters on the scene say a 911 call came in around 1:15 a.m. to a home on County Road 275 near Puxico.
When firefighters arrived they say flames were available from the back of the home from the basement level, causing them to believe the fire possibly started in the basement. When firefighters arrived they say flames were available from the back of the home from the basement level, causing them to believe the fire possibly started in the basement.
PUXICO, MO (KFVS) - An early morning fire has destroyed a home in Stoddard County, Missouri.

Firefighters on the scene say a 911 call came in around 1:15 a.m. to a home on County Road 275 near Puxico.

When firefighters arrived they say flames were available from the back of the home from the basement level, causing them to believe the fire possibly started in the basement.

Shortly after they arrived on the scene firefighters helped the homeowners get their vehicles out of the carport, then went to battle the fire.

Investigators will work to confirm where the fire started.

Crews say everyone inside the home escaped the flames to safety, but the house is a total loss.  

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