Athens County authorities said one person was killed in trailer fire early Thursday morning...
The Rome Township Volunteer Fire Department was alerted to the trailer fire at 8345 Second Street in Stewart, Ohio (Athens County) at 2:40 Thursday morning, with one person trapped inside. Firefighters said upon arrival, crews found the structure fully engulfed in flames, and were not able to attempt any interior rescue, due to the large amount of fire.
One person is dead following a fire in New Straitsville.
It happened just after midnight at 111 E. Main St.. The New Straitsville Fire Department says Mike Hensley Sr. died as a result of the blaze. The fire department says the back of the home was fully engulfed in flames upon arrival. The fire is believed to have started in the kitchen. Monday Creek, Shawnee, Corning, Corning EMS and Community Ambulance provided mutual aid.
The State Fire Marshall’s Office says at least one person has been killed in a fire in Perry County. It happened at 4375 Township Road 149 just off State Route 13 North of New Lexington. Perry County Sheriff William Barker says the victim is identified as 34-year-old Stacy Snellings. She lived in the home with her mother Millie, who was able to escape the fire. The cause of the fire remains under investigaton.
The Zanesville Fire Department continues to investigate Sunday's fire-related fatality.
The fire, on 50 Green Street, resulted in the first fire fatality in Zanesville since 2007. The victim is identified as 52-year-old Jerry Miller and he was taken to Licking County for an autopsy, as the cause of death is undetermined. No one else was in the home at the time of the fire.
Fire Chief Craig Stemm said that when ZFD arrived to the scene, the roof had collapsed...
The Ohio State Fire Marshall’s Office is investigating a fatal fire in Coshocton County. It happened at 9:05 Tuesday evening at 46390 Millcreek Township Road 221. Public Information Officer Shane Cartmill says one person died as a result of the fire. The Coshocton County Coroner’s Office is working to establish the cause of death and positive identification. Cartmill says the fire appears to have started in a rear addition to the home in the area of a wood burning stove. The...
A 39-year-old Coshocton County man is dead after flames rip through a mobile home.
Sheriff Timothy Rogers says it happened just before 6:00 a.m.Thursday morning in a trailer at 44715 County Road 58.
Rogers says once the Jackson Township Fire Department was able to get the blaze under control, Jerry Pahoundis was found dead inside. The victim's landlord spoke with WHIZ Thursday afternoon and says the victim was a good guy and was always trying to make a few extra bucks.
A local doctor is dead following a fire last night at 430 North 9th Street in Cambridge.
A Cambridge police officer just happened to be patrolling the neighborhood when he saw smoke coming from a home at the corner of North 9th Street and Stewart Avenue. When units arrived at the scene, Cambridge Fire Captain Tim Milner says crews were notified that 52-year-old James Chlovechok was still in the home and firefighters began a search to locate him.