Wednesday Morning Fire in Mt. Vernon Injures 2 May 10, 2018 news Local News 0 Jefferson Rural Firefighters were called to a home on Warren Avenue in Mt. Vernon Wednesday morning. Two occupants of the home were taken to SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital for treatment of injuries sustained in the fire. Fire officials say the bedroom was fully involved in flames upon arrival and the fire itself spread through the rest of the home. The fire, which occurred around 8:40am, is under investigation by the State Fire Marshal.