Nichole Hannahs

One Person Killed in Fire

by Nichole Hannahs on February 11, 2013 at 5:34 am

A weekend trailer fire near Frazeysburg claims the life of a man.

Frazeysburg Fire Chief David Smith said crews responded to 1609 Pike Township Road 1390 around 4 a.m. Sunday to find the trailer engulfed and one person trapped inside.

Dresden Fire Department and Walhonding Valley Fire Department were also on scene and attempted to rescue the individual but were unable to.

Another occupant, a female, was able to escape the trailer without injury.

The body of the man was taken to the Coshocton County Coroner’s Office.

At this time the fire remains under investigation by the State Fire Marshal’s Office.