Fire destroys funeral home

A fire destroyed the Birmingham-Martin Funeral Home in Dixon, MO.

A Dixon, MO, funeral home is in ruins after a fire Wednesday night.

Fire crews were called around 11pm Wednesday to the Birmingham-Martin Funeral Home on Third Street.

Dixon Rural Fire Protection Crews were assisted by the Crocker Fire Protection District as they battled the blaze and tried to keep it from speading to surrounding buildings. Unfortunately, the funeral home was a total loss.

The Missouri State Fire Marshall's Office is investigating the fire.