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Man injured in Jackson house fire

Published: Nov. 23, 2021 at 6:54 AM CST|Updated: Nov. 23, 2021 at 7:10 AM CST
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JACKSON, Mo. (KFVS) - Multiple crews responded to a house fire in Jackson on Tuesday morning, November 23.

When crews arrived to the home at 1005 Greensferry Road, flames were coming out of a window.

According to Jackson Fire and Rescue Deputy Chief Sean Mitchell, a man and a dog were in the home when the fire broke out.

The man was transported to an area hospital for smoke inhalation.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

Greensferry Rd. was closed between August Street and Deerwood Drive was closed while firefighters worked to put out the flames.

In addition to Jackson firefighters, crews with the Cape Girardeau Fire Department, Fruitland Area Fire Protection District, Cape Girardeau County Sheriff’s Office and Cape County Ambulance responded to the scene.

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