DITTMER, Mo. – One person is dead after a house fire in Dittmer.

Fire officials were called to a home in the 8600 block of Deer Ridge Acres around 7 a.m. Saturday. Fire crews arrived on scene to find heavy smoke and fire coming from inside the house.

The fire is under investigation by Missouri State Fire Marshal and Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office.

No other details have been provided. This story will be updated as 5 On Your Side receives more information.

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