Update (2:50 p.m.) – The fire in downtown Marceline is under control. Police report mutual aid left the scene before 2:00, and Marceline fire crews shortly after that. No injuries have been reported. The blaze broke out in the 100 block of West Ritchie around noon today.
Emergency crews are responding to a fire near downtown Marceline. The blaze is located in the 100 block of Ritchie Avenue. Police have confirmed that Brookfield fire is providing mutual aid to the Marceline Fire Department. No injuries have been reported.