Woman Dead After House Fire in Benton County


BENTON COUNTY, Mo. — The Benton County Sheriff’s Office posted about a tragic fire that occurred yesterday.

Officials were dispatched to a residence on Beeson Blvd. that was “fully engulfed in flames.”

Osage Valley Fire Protection District and Lincoln Fire Protection District assisted the Benton County officers.

Barbara Beeson, 76, died after re-entering the residence, according to the Benton County Sheriff’s Office.

Beeson was the homeowner of the residence.

The Benton County Sheriff’s Office said at this time there is no suspicious circumstances related to Beeson’s death.

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