Fire destroys vacant home in Pinckneyville

Published: Nov. 19, 2013 at 3:14 PM CST|Updated: Nov. 19, 2013 at 3:30 PM CST
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PINCKNEYVILLE, IL (KFVS) - A vacant home was destroyed by a fire Monday night in Pinckneyville.

According to the Pinckneyville Fire Department, the fire happened around 10:20 at 2395 Mountain Lion Road.

When crews arrived on the scene, the home was fully engulfed in flames.

The home was up for sale and still had utilities connected.

The home was a total loss.

A cause for the fire is still under investigation by the fire marshal.

According to our crew on the scene, a neighbor heard some kind of explosion in the home around the time of the fire.

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