Just before 11 pm Saturday night, Joplin Emergency Dispatch was alerted to a fire in the 2100 block of South Connor.
Reports indicated that smoke and flames were coming from the rear of the residence. Joplin Fire Department, METS Ambulance, and Joplin Police responded.
The call occurred at 10:48 and the fire was under control by 11:36. No one was injured in the incident.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation.