At 2:20 a.m Monticello Fire Department was paged out to a structure fire on Wilson Mill Rd on Tuesday November 21st 2023. The home was fully involved upon arrival of Engines 1, 2 and Tanker 1 as well as Drew County Arkansas Sheriff Department.
After the fire was knocked down, search & rescue located one fatality inside the structure. The exact cause of the fire is undetermined. The fire is believed to have originated inside the house and no foul play is suspected. Our thoughts and prayers to the victim and family.