The State Fire Marshal's Office is investigating a fatal structure fire in Licking County.
Around 10:00 p.m. Last night the Hebron Fire Department and other units from around Licking County responded to a structure fire on Sycamore Road in Union Township.
Hebron Fire Department Chief Jack Stickradt said when units arrived on the scene, the house was engulfed in flames. Neighbors alerted officers to the possibility of a man being trapped inside. Stickradt said, from the first call...
A mobile home is a total loss following an early morning fire.
National Trails Assistant Chief Steve Dupler said that the structure was fully involved when crews arrived around 3:30 Wednesday morning.
"It looks like it started in the middle somewhere of the mobile home," explained Dupler. "There was some question whether on the initial dispatch whether anyone was inside or not, so we did our best to determine that."
The Perry County Sheriff's Office said they've identified three suspects involved in a fire at the former Bristol Schoolhouse.
In a press release Sgt. James McCall said that during an investigation of the schoolhouse on Marietta Road the State Fire Marshal and the Sheriff's investigators were able to rule out all accidental causes and found evidence that indicates the fire was intentionally set.
Witnesses also came forward who provided investigators with information that led to...
The State Fire Marshal's Office says a fire that killed a 91-year-old Hocking County man yesterday morning will remain undetermined.
Spokesman Shane Cartmill says investigators couldn't rule out lamp oil as the cause of the fire. The power was out before the blaze. So, the man may have used the lamp oil as an alternative light source. Cartmill says there wasn't any evidence of criminal intent found at the scene.
The man died after he re-entered his home, located on State Route 93...