Victim In Fatal Callaway Fire Identified

The Callaway County Sheriff’s Office has identified a person found dead in a structure fire near Steedman on Saturday night.

The victim is 80 year old Wilhelmina Young.

The autopsy on Young was completed yesterday [Monday] at the Boone-Callaway County Medical Examiner’s Office in Columbia.

Fire crews arrived in the 9000 block of State Road CC at 8:07 Saturday evening and found the home engulfed in flames.

At 11:35 Young’s body was found within the structure.

No foul play is suspected.

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