Fire crews respond to abandoned house fire in Parma, MO

The structure was a total loss (Source: Lilbourn Volunteer Fire Department)((Source: Lilbourn Volunteer Fire Department))
Updated: Sep. 3, 2018 at 6:14 AM CDT

PARMA, MO (KFVS) -

On Monday, Sept. 3 fire crews from Lilbourn, Bernie and Parma along with the Parma Police Department and New Madrid County EMS responded to a residence on New Madrid County Highway 522/Stoddard County Highway 794.

Crews were called out for an abandoned or vacant residential fire in Parma, Missouri.

According to Parma fire officials a cause has not been determined. The home had been abandoned for close to four years according to officials and the owner of the residence is unknown at this time.

This was north of Parma on State Hwy 153 at the New Madrid/Stoddard County Line according to officials.

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The structure was a total loss after the flames fully engulfed the building.

Flames were fully evolved when the police officer arrived on sceen, and crews dealt with thick brush over the top of their heads.

Officials said no one was hurt or got over heated on the scene.

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