Sikeston home total loss after fire

Firefighters say one person living in the home was able to make it out without injuries. (Source: Viewer submitted/cNews)
Firefighters say one person living in the home was able to make it out without injuries. (Source: Viewer submitted/cNews)

SIKESTON, MO (KFVS) - A home in Sikeston, Missouri is a total loss after an early morning fire on Friday, April 13.

According to Scott County Rural personnel, the call came in around 3 a.m. and the house was fully engulfed when they arrived.

One person living in the house got out without injuries.

Firefighters say the fire was out as of 4:45 a.m. but they were monitoring hot spots.

They say the home is a total loss.

The cause of the fire has not been determined yet and firefighters say the dry conditions caused it to spread to a nearby tree.

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