LAURIE, Mo. – The Gravois Fire Protection District confirmed one person died during a fatal fire west of Laurie early Friday morning.
The call to a fully involved structure fire in Lake of the Ozarks came in around 3 a.m., officials said.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation and the victim has not yet been identified, officials said.
Crews spent time in the woods searching around the area to find any occupants of the house, but, around 11 a.m., located the victim’s body in debris.
The body of a small dog was also found.