Fatal House fire-Lost Nation

On Tuesday 11/21/2017 at 0001 hours, the Ogle County 911 Center received a 911 call from a resident of 204 N. Miami Dr., rural Dixon, for a report of smoke in the basement.  Dixon Rural, Dixon City, Franklin Grove, Sterling, Polo, Ashton, Oregon and Mount Morris Fire Departments along with Advance Ambulance responded to the residence.  Upon arrival fire personnel observed a fully engulfed residential structure fire. It has been determined that all six occupants of the residence perished in the fire.  Names of the victims will be released following notification of family.  The Ogle Sheriff’s Office, Illinois Fire Marshal Illinois State Police Crime Scene personnel are investigating the cause of the fire.