Fire Damages Room of Mt. Vernon HomeMt. Vernon City Firefighters say they were able to confine a fire Wednesday morning at the Jennifer Craig home at 1412 South 12th Street in Mt. Vernon to one room.
Firemen reported light smoke showing from the home upon their arrival. They initially conducted a search of the home because they thought Craig might be inside. During the process, they came across a small fire in the back bedroom and put it out. Smoke was then removed from the home, with only minor damage reported outside the one room.
The fire call came in at 8:55 Wednesday morning.
See other LocalNews news:SSM Taking Steps to Lower Costs, Provide Better Care by 2020
Professor Who Lost University of Illinois Job Offer Sues
New Illinois Natural Resources Director Touts Experience
Centralia Man Arrested in Connection to Monday Meth Bust
Schutt Sports Recognized on Illinois House Floor