According to a press release from Osage Beach Fire Protection District, personnel responded to the fire on Thousand Acres Rd. around 12:30 p.m. Jan. 10. Thousand Acres is in the Route A area of Montreal.

No people were injured but multiple pets were lost in a home fire Tuesday.

According to a press release from Osage Beach Fire Protection District, personnel responded to the fire on Thousand Acres Rd. around 12:30 p.m. Jan. 10. Thousand Acres is in the Route A area of Montreal.

The structure was a mobile home with an addition and was fully involved upon arrival of the crews. 

OBFPD was assisted by Mid County Fire on the scene and Lake Ozark Fire moved into Station 1 to handle additional calls. 

The fire was determined to have been caused by a space heater that was too close to combustible materials in the trailer. 

No injuries to occupants or firefighters were reported, however several pets inside the home were lost. The American Red Cross has been contacted to assist the owner.