Early Morning Fire Destroys Butler Home
BUTLER, Mo. — An early-morning fire destroyed a home in Butler, Missouri, sending a number of people to the hospital, authorities said.
According to fire fighters, the blaze in the two-and-a-half story home broke out shortly after midnight. When firefighters arrived on the scene, the fire was on the first floor of the house.
Authorities say that everyone made it out of the house, but several people had to be taken to area hospitals for fire-related injuries. There is no word on the condition of those people.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation.