The Pettis County Fire Department battled a fully-engulfed house fire at 24475 Highway O Wednesday afternoon.

The structure was considered a total loss, according to PCFD Fire Chief Mike Harding.

A total of 24 firefighters responded to the call, which went out at 2:13 p.m.

There were no reported injuries at the scene. The house was owned by Tom Noland.

Randy Kirby