Woman and two children escape overnight house fire

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - Firefighters rushed to the scene of a house fire in Cape Girardeau shortly after 3:00 a.m. Tuesday morning.

KFVS News photojournalist Josh Russell says smoke and fire were pouring from the home when he arrived shortly after the call. Firefighters were able to get the blaze under control shortly after arriving.
The home is located at 1003 Ranney Avenue on the south end of Cape Girardeau.
Fire officials say a woman and two children were able to get out of the burning home without being injured.
Investigators are not saying what they believe caused this fire.

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