Wind-Driven Fire Destroys Two Homes in Nixa

By KOLR10 News

Published 03/19 2014 06:05AM

Updated 03/19 2014 05:52PM

NIXA, Mo. -- Two homes in Nixa are a total loss after an overnight fire.  It happened just after 2:30 am in the 500 block of North Hillcrest.

According to the Nixa Fire Department, when fire crews got there,  they found the flames quickly spreading to a second house next door because of high winds. 

The people living in the home where not there when the fire started, fire officials say.
A family in the second home got out safely.

The three alarm fire involved eight fire departments from Christian and Greene counties that worked to fight that fire.

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