(KMOV) – A man and woman were hospitalized after a fire broke out at a mobile home in St. Charles on Monday.
Officials say the fire started at the Elm Point trailer park on Burr. St., located north of Highway 370, just before 11 a.m.
Authorities say the victims sustained non-life-threatening injuries. The trailer home was a total loss.
Neighbors say the couple owned about a half-dozen exotic birds, and all were believed to have been killed.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.