Officials are investigating a house fire on Highway 389 northwest of Dequincy.
Ward 6 Fire Department, DeQuincy Fire Department and Gordon Fire Department responded to the fire call around 11 a.m. Tuesday.
Fire officials said upon arrival flames were immediately visible and the house was fully engulfed with flames.
Fire officials rescued a cat out of the home and said no one else was home during the fire.
It is unknown what started the fire.
The structure damage was ruled a complete loss.