Category: Fires

Power Lines Spark Brushfire in Switzerland County

In the 1300 block of Spring Branch road behind Riverview Baptist Church, a brush fire broke out Friday February 24th in Vevay, IN. Milton County’s fire chief said that a power line must’ve broke, hit a tree, and started the fire. Milton and Switzerland County fire departments took care of the fire quickly and no…

Nobody Found at Home that Burned to the Ground in Commiskey

A house fire in Commiskey, IN was found with no one at home around 10:30 am earlier this morning. According to Dupont assistant fire chief Rick Schafer, a neighbor called the fire in without the owner’s knowledge. “We got called to a possible structure fire, on 1000 N, 8900 block. First firefighter was our chief;…