Body found after fire extinguished at trailer in Macoupin County
MT. OLIVE, Illinois — Firefighters responding to an RV fire in rural Macoupin County, Illinois, made a gruesome discovery after putting out the blaze.
First responders in Macoupin County were alerted to a fire on Washer Road just after 6 a.m. Thursday, according to Mt. Olive Fire Protection District Fire Chief Donnie A. Nowell.
Sheriff’s deputies arrived and found an RV on fire.
Firefighters from Mt. Olive and the Unit 7 Fire Protection District coordinated their efforts to control and eventually extinguish the blaze.
The forces then searched the premises and found a body in the apartment.
The victim has not been identified and the cause of the fire is still under investigation.
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