Thousands Of Dollars In Damage Estimated In Audrain County Mobile Home Fire

About $18,000 in damage is estimated after a mobile home fire in Audrain County during the afternoon of Wednesday, November 15, 2023.

Little Dixie Fire Protection District responded to the call just before 1:30 on Wednesday afternoon at 19889 Audrain Road 9306.

Upon arrival firefighters found an approximately 14 feet by 70 feet mobile home with fire venting out the west side middle wall of the home.

Crews entered the home and quickly extinguished the fire.

Damage was contained to the living room and adjoining bedroom area.

The rest of home sustained smoke and heat damage.

Little Dixie responded with one engine, two tankers, a rescue squad and ten personnel.

Audrain Ambulance District also sent an Ambulance.

Approximately 1000 gallons of water was used to extinguish the fire.

No one was home at the time of the fire.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.