Macon Chronicle-Herald - Macon, MO
  • Fire destroys Bevier home

  • The home of Jeff Scheel south of Bevier was destroyed by fire on Sunday, Oct. 7.
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  • A fire destroyed a home south of Bevier on Sunday, Oct. 7. According to Bevier Fire Protection District Chief David Coleman, a call was received at approximately 8:14 p.m. to the home of Jeff Scheel at 25876 Hoyle Place.
    Coleman said that the fire was believed to have started when a cat knocked over a lamp and caught a sofa on fire.
    Though the home was a total loss, many of the contents were saved.
    There were 14 responding from the Bevier Fire Protection District. Tanker support came from Macon Rural Fire and Callao Fire. A member of the Macon City Fire Department assisted with the investigation. Crews remained at the scene for approximately two and one half hours.
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