Several house fires early Monday, one person killed

FERGUSON, MO (KPLR)- Area firefighters have been busy overnight.  One person was killed in a fire around 2:00am Monday at a home on Annabelle Avenue in Ferguson. The name and age of the victim have not been released.

A fire started around 2:30 a.m. Monday on Flora Avenue at Burns Avenue in Overland, MO.  One person was inside the home when the fire started, but was able to escape without injury.  The home was heavily damaged.

Then around 3:15 a.m., another house fire occurred on North Maple Avenue in Ferguson.

There is no word on if anyone was inside the single family ranch home or was caused it to start.