Monday, November 13, 2017

Winston County Man Loses Life in Early Morning Fire

The Nanih Waiya and Noxapater Fire Departments responded to a structure fire shortly after midnight
this morning on Robertson Loop Road in southeast Winston County.  The mobile home was fully consumed and the area was rocked by the explosion of at least one small propane tank during the morning hours. The body of one victim was found and is believed to be the 79 year old resident of the property. The name of the victim has not been officially released at this time.

The State Fire Marshall has been on the scene and after investigation, the fire was ruled to be accidental according to Sheriff Jason Pugh.