Sedalia home damaged by fire

Photo provided by Sedalia Fire Department

UPDATE:  Sedalia Fire Chief Matthew Irwin says the State Fire Marshall has ruled the fire as undetermined because of extensive damage.  He says 75-80% of the home was damaged with roof failure on the rear of the structure.  

A home in Sedalia is damaged by fire.

The Sedalia Fire Department was called to a home in the 600 block of East 10th Street early Tuesday morning.  By the time crews, arrived, fire was visible.  Fire fighters were on the scene nearly three hours.

All occupants were able to escape the house unharmed.  A cat that had gone missing was found.  No fire fighters were injured.

The fire appears to have started in the attic.  The cause remains under investigation.