HOLLISTER, Mo. — There is one confirmed death, named Betty Sisson, caused by a house fire in Hollister, according to the Wester Taney County Fire Protection District.
Betty Sisson, a 79-year-old female, was in the home.
Wester Taney County Fire Protection District Fire Chief, Chris Berndt, said it was an explosion around 4 p.m. The state fire marshal has been called to investigate.
An autopsy is scheduled for Sisson on Monday, April 6.
The house is located on Michaels Drive just north of state Highway BB.