Update (3:30 p.m.) – A mobile home is reduced to charred remains following a fire in Cowgill Thursday morning. The Cowgill Fire Department confirms the Southeast Apache Street trailer was a total loss. Crews responded around 10:00; mutual aid from Braymer was called in. Although the home was destroyed, no injuries were reported.
Emergency crews are responding to a blaze in Chariton County. Authorities have confirmed the two-alarm fire is located in the Cowgill area. No word yet on injuries.
Scanner traffic indicates the flames have fully engulfed a trailer.