Deadly Fire in Rural Adrian Takes the Life of One Person

At approximately 330am today dispatch received a call of a structure fire in rural Adrian.   When a deputy arrived on scene he observed a mobile home fully engulfed in fire.   Fire units arrived and began an interior fire attack. 

Once the fire was extinguished, the remains of one person was found. 

The Sheriff’s Office is conducting a joint death investigation with the Bates County Coroner’s Office and the Missouri Fire Marshal’s Office. 

No other information is available at this time.