One PersonDies from Injuries from Mobile Home Fire on Saturday

Fire crews from four fire departments were dispatched to a mobile home fire off Highway V in Cape Girardeau County, Missouri on Saturday afternoon, October 5. On Wednesday, one person was confirmed dead as a result of injuries from the fire. Officials identified the victim as 75 year-old Jerry Palsey. Fire officials say, there was one man inside the home when it caught fire. The man was injured in the fire and was taken to an area hospital for treatment where he later perished. Officials say, the home was a total loss. The cause of the fire is currently being investigated by the Missouri State Fire Marshall.

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