Nobody hurt in Rising Sun fire


A Rising Sun couple is homeless after a fire on Tuesday, Sept. 26th.

Firefighters from Rising Sun and Aurora fire departments responded to the fire at 626 Fourth Street around 9:32 a.m.

Fire chief Kevin Armstrong one person was home aat the time of the fire and was able to get out. The home belonged to Charlie and Deborah Knight who are now staying with relatives.

Lynn Huff of the Dearborn-Ohio County Red Cross was called to the scene. The Red Cross gives financial assistance and helps the family through the recovery process.

Women from the Rising Sun Fire Department Auxiliary were on the scene as well as the Ohio County EMS, and officers from the Ohio County Sheriff and Rising Sun Police Department.