Infant dies in mobile home fire

Wednesday, February 2, 2011 | 1:15 p.m. CST

STRAFFORD — A 1-month-old baby died in a mobile home fire in southwest Missouri.

Strafford Police Chief Justhan Webster said three other family members escaped the early Wednesday fire near Strafford.

Chief Fred Osbourn says the mobile home was nearly engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived. He did not release any more information about the family. He says the fire is not considered suspicious.

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