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.