UPDATED March 5, 2015 at 9:00 a.m.
5 rescued from fire in Rising Sun
Firefighters battled an intense fire that started Wednesday morning of a downtown building in Rising Sun. The firefighters rescued five people, according to various media accounts Three people were injured, and taken to the hospital. The building on fire was the old NAPA building on Main Street. An apartment is situated above the old auto parts store. There were reports the some victims tried to jump to escape. Smoke poured from the building, enveloping much of the downtown area. Two nearby buildings also were damaged. Witnesses reported hearing a loud explosion. No cause of the fire has been ruled yet. The department had been on the scene since 4:30 a.m. and were still there at noon.
UPDATED February 19, 2015 at 10:30 a.m.
Special bridal section to be published!
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UPDATED January 15, 2015 at 8:45 a.m.
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