Goreville Man Killed in House Fire

Goreville Man Killed in House Fire

Goreville – A Johnson County man is dead after a house fire in Goreville yesterday morning. According to Johnson County Authorities, fire crews were called to a home on Main Street in Goreville at just before 7:00 yesterday morning. Upon entering the home, crews found Jessie Wade Hancock of Goreville inside the home. He was pronounced dead on the scene from smoke inhalation. The cause of the fire is unknown at this time but is believed to have started in the kitchen. The case remains under investigation.