According to the Boonville Fire Department, a mobile home was deemed a total loss following a fire Monday afternoon
The Boonville Fire Department responded to a fire at Sunny Acres Trailer Park at 2:51 p.m. after authorities were called.

BOONVILLE–According to the Boonville Fire Department, a mobile home was deemed a total loss following a fire Monday afternoon
The Boonville Fire Department responded to a fire at Sunny Acres Trailer Park at 2:51 p.m. after authorities were called.
According to the BFD, the fire began when a child took a lighter and began playing with it. The mother quickly knew there was something wrong when she saw the child’s bedroom in flames. The mother tried to extinguish the fire, but then took her child and went to the neighbors to call 911.
Once the BFD arrived it did not take long for the fire to be put out, but not before the home was deemed a total loss. The BFD was on site for two hours.
The Red Cross was notified and met with the family later that evening.
No further details of the fire were released.