One person is dead after fire broke out in a mobile home in Unincorporated St. Charles County.

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UNINCORPORATED ST. CHARLES COUNTY, Mo. (KSDK) - One person is dead after fire broke out in a mobile home Saturday morning.

The fire happened on Cactus Drive in unincorporated St. Charles County, authorities say.

Fire crews got to the scene around 7 a.m.

A St Charles County deputy was taken to the hospital to get treated for smoke inhalation.

Authorities say they believe the fire started in the bedroom, and was caused by a lit cigarette. They are ruling the fire as accidental.

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