JOPLIN, MO.---- A house in south Joplin sustains heavy damage and is no longer livable. A blaze broke out at 4045 Indiana in Dennis Acres around 10:40 this morning. Crews from Redings Mill, Joplin and Duenweg all responded and had the flames under control before noon, no one was home at the time. A captain with the Redings Mill Fire Department said it was not clear whether the property had working utilities. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.
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