Two Area Homes Destroyed in Sunday Morning Fires

Two Area Homes Destroyed in Sunday Morning Fires

Two area homes are destroyed after fires early yesterday morning. Fire fighters were called to a home on Trail Ridge Road near Goreville at around 5:30 yesterday morning where they found the roof of the home completely ablaze. The fire was soon put out but the roof of the home was completely destroyed. Fire crews were later called to a home in Herrin at around 9:00 yesterday morning to a home on 9th street that was fully engulfed. The fire was eventually put out but the home is considered a total loss. The cause of both fires remain under investigation. No injuries are being reported.