Small Missouri town ‘devastated’ by wildfire Saturday


              Della Miller, 6, plays with her toys as her parents watch from a hill as smoke billows from their hometown on Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022, north of Wooldridge, Mo., in Cooper County, Mo. Della had celebrated her sixth birthday the day before and was playing with some of her birthday presents. (Maya Bell/Missourian via AP)
            
              James Stewart walks his dog towards the town of Wooldridge, Mo., Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. Stewart was headed to town in hopes of getting help during the fire that destroyed many homes. (Maya Bell/Missourian via AP)
            
              Smoke rises over the town of Wooldridge, Mo., on Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. The fire in Wooldridge, which is in Cooper County, started when a combine used for harvest ignited, according to a deputy. (Maya Bell/Missourian via AP)
            
              Firefighters attempt to put out the fire on Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022, in Wooldridge, Mo. Firefighters on the scene estimated that 15-20 houses were lost to the fire. (Maya Bell/Missourian via AP)
Small Missouri town ‘devastated’ by wildfire Saturday