WEST FRANKFORT – A home in West Frankfort is badly damaged as the result of an early Tuesday morning fire.
According to a release from the West Frankfort Fire Department, crews were called out to a home in the 700 block of Skelton St. around 6 a.m. to find a home fully engulfed.
A short time later, the roof of the home collapsed. A gas line ruptured in the fire, prompting utility crews to be called to cut off power to the home.
No injuries are being reported and the cause of the fire is under investigation.