Carolyn Fleegle

Burkhart Rd. Fire Remains Under Investigation

by Carolyn Fleegle on December 2, 2010 at 5:20 am

The State Fire Marshal’s Office continues to investigate a Thursday morning fire in Muskingum County.

The fire broke out around 3:00 a.m. at 6910 Burkhart Road.

Spokesperson Shane Cartmill says the fire originated in the living room but the cause of the fire has not yet been determined .

He says the three male occupants in the home managed to escape without injury.

Investigators found no smoke detectors in the home.

The State Fire Marshal’s Office and the National Trails Fire Department are investigating.