A rural Coggon home was destroyed by a fire Monday afternoon.
It happened southeast of town at 5500 Clausen Lane. The Linn County Sheriff’s Office says they were called to the scene shortly after noon, with fire departments from Coggon, Ryan, Central City, Troy Mills, Monticello, Prairieburg and Marion also responding. The home was fully engulfed in flames when crews arrived.
Authorities say the property owner, Jenna Turenne, was able to get her two children and pets out of the home with no injuries.
The home was a total loss. The cause of the fire remains under investigation.