Fire engulfs house near Advance

By Heartland News

ADVANCE, MO (KFVS) - Fire crews worked to put out a blaze that engulfed a house near Advance Tuesday afternoon.

A house made of oak built in 1910 went up in flames on County Road 218.
The homeowner made it out safely.  Neighbors helped remove some of the furniture before the flames engulfed the house.
The homeowner the home had electrical shorts since the power was restored Sunday.