Joplin - Fire crews in Joplin responded to a blaze at a home near 2nd and McKee.
The residence, located near the Joplin Boys and Girls Club has been deemed a total loss.
Fire fighters were called to the scene around 8:00 this evening.
No one was at the single occupant home when it went up in flames.
The cause of the fire is unknown and officials will not be able to investigate the blaze until the wreckage is cleared.