George Hiotis

Fire On Salt Creek Drive

by George Hiotis on March 17, 2014 at 11:35 am

A Muskingum County home suffered considerable damage in a Monday morning fire.  Wayne Township-Duncan Falls Fire Chief Don Alexander says it happened to the home of Doug Irvin at 4160 Salt Creek Drive at around 9:45.  The chief says the fire started in a wood burning type furnace in the basement and burned up through the floor.  Alexander says there was smoke and heat damage to the house.  No one was home at the time of the fire.  But a family dog died in the blaze.