Fire destroys rural Jackson County, Illinois mobile home
JACKSON COUNTY, Ill. - An early morning fire destroyed a mobile home in Jackson County, Illinois.
The Jackson County Sheriff's Office says the Ava and Campbell Hill fire departments responded to a fire on Marlboro Road in rural Ava around 5:30 a.m. Tuesday.
The homeowner told firefighters he woke up around 5 a.m. and begin turning on small appliances when wiring to spark. Fire then quickly spread throughout the home, which is being called a total loss.
The mobile home's residents evacuated the building and were not injured.