Fire in Missouri Group Home Kills Ten

Anderson, MO (AP) -- At least ten people are dead, and 12 others hospitalized, after a fire in a Missouri group home.

State officials say the Anderson guest house is a home for the elderly and mentally disabled. About 35 people were at the facility, in the southwest corner of Missouri, when the fire broke out early this morning.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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