Four people are dead in two separate accidents in Central Ohio. In Pataskala, investigators say a head-on collision on East Broad took three lives. One vehicle crossed the center line. Early this morning, the driver of a pick-up truck was killed when he slammed into a tree in a residential area south of Route 104 [...]
Vigil Held At Burned Out Home Where 3 Died
Relatives and friends held candles in the cold outside the Ohio house where three people died in a Christmas Eve fire.
Investigators in Columbus believe a space heater near a mattress caused the fire that killed a 4-year-old boy, his mother and a man who was staying with them in a home reported to be vacant. Monday night’s vigil came a day before the funerals for the mother and son. The boy also would have turned 5 on Tuesday.
Family members say the fire victims were good people who are missed.
The property was charged last week with a housing code violation for a different occupied home that lacked heat.