NEMO woman rescued from burning home by deputy and police chief
Sat, 27 Apr 2013 14:43:13 GMT —
A northeast Missouri woman was rescued from her burning home Friday night.
The fire was reported right around 7:30 p.m. at the home of Marilyn Cowell. The location of the residence was approximately a mile-and-a-half east of Memphis, Mo. on Highway 136.
Scotland County Sheriff Wayne Winn told KTVO's John Garlock Chief Deputy Bryan Whitney and Memphis Police Chief Bill Holland had to rescue Cowell from the home.
Cowell and a man who also lives at the home were both taken to the hospital in Memphis to be checked out.
The home is a total loss.
The cause is unknown at this time.
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