HOLTS SUMMIT, Mo. | Two young girls are dead after a mid-Missouri trailer fire.
Firefighters from three departments responded to the blaze around 8 a.m. Thursday. It happened in a mobile home park north of Jefferson City.
The names of the victims weren't immediately released.
Neighbors told television station KRCG that the girls were 3 and 5 years old. The TV station reported that firefighters had to restrain the girl's father from trying to return to the trailer.
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There was no fire hydrant near the trailer, and fire crews had to use a water truck.
The fire's cause is being investigated by the state fire marshal's office.