Fireworks to Blame on Indiana State Road 43 House Fire in Greene County
GREENE COUNTY - NOVEMBER 23, 2022 - Center -Jackson Fire Territory were dispatched for a structure fire in the 1800 block of North State Road 43 at approximately 10:05 pm.
All photos courtesy of Center-Jackson Township Fire Territory
Upon arrival units found the structure had smoke and flames showing. Crews deployed 2 attack line and made interior and exterior attacks. The fire was knocked down quickly but do to the type of construction it took a few hours to get the fire extinguished.
The homeowner stated the fire started by fireworks that fell on the deck that he had been lighting off.
Assisted by Beech Creek Township Fire Department, Monroe Fire Protection District, Taylor Twp Fire Department, Richland Township Fire Department, Greene County Ambulance, REMC and Greene County Sheriff’s Department.