Multiple crews respond to house fire in Cape Girardeau Co.

Updated: May. 5, 2021 at 10:03 AM CDT
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CAPE GIRARDEAU COUNTY, Mo. (KFVS) - Crews from multiple fire departments responded to a house fire in the northern area of Cape Girardeau County on Wednesday morning, May 5.

Firefighters were called to the single-story home on the 2400 block of County Road 472 around 5:50 a.m.

Everyone was able to make it out of the home safely.

According to the Millersville Fire Department, it appears the fire started in the basement of the home.

Crews are working to learn the cause of the fire, but as of 9:45 a.m. they are actively putting out hot spots.

The home is considered a total loss.

Crews from the North Cape County Fire Protection District, Millersville Fire Department, Fruitland Area Fire Protection District, Gordonville Fire Protection District, Jackson Fire Rescue and Cape Girardeau County Private Ambulance responded to the scene.

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