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Fire destroys home in Jones County


A fire destroyed a Jones County home Monday afternoon.

The fire happened on J.P. Geddie Road in Ellisville around noon.

Units from Ovette, Union, Johnson and Glade responded to the blaze.

The home was unoccupied at the time.

Firefighters had to suppress a propane tank which caught fire, but cooled in time to avert an explosion. 

The house was destroyed.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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