Crews respond to Mt. Vernon house fire

Crews respond to Mt. Vernon house fire

MT. VERNON, IL (KFVS) - Crews were on the scene of a house fire near the Jefferson County fairgrounds in Mt. Vernon on Friday, June 19.

Dispatchers say crews got the call of a home on fire near the intersection of 6th Street and Perkins Avenue around 6 a.m.

Police report the fire seems to be in the attic of the house.

Streets around the home remain open.

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