Perry County Home Destroyed in Fire

Perry County Home Destroyed in Fire

Perry Co. — A Perry County home is destroyed as the result of a fire that happened yesterday. According to reports from the Pinckneyville Fire Department, crews were called to a home just south of Pinckneyville at around 11 yesterday morning to investigate what is being called a “hot electrical smell” when the fire broke out. Crews from both Pinckneyville and Cutler Fire Departments battled the fire for nearly five hours but were unable to save the home, which is a total loss. No injuries are being reported.