A Delaware County Grand jury Thursday indicted 39 year old Matthew Rausenberg of Columbus on 32 counts alleging sex crimes against children in his classroom. First Assistant Prosecutor Kyle Rohrer outlined the charges saying Rausenberg faces life in prison, if convicted.
The state fire marshal’s office says fires killed 15 children in Ohio last year and have claimed 11 young lives in just the first two months of 2015.
A three year old boy died in a mobile home fire this morning in the 3000 block of Marion-Waldo Road in Pleasant Township. Firefighters tried to rescue him when they arrived on the scene.
Authorities in Fairfield County, Ohio say four people died in an early morning trailer home fire. Two others were taken to hospitals from Sugar Grove.
Mourners packed a southwest Ohio church for funeral services for a woman and her three grandsons killed in a house fire the morning after Christmas.
A section of South High Street has reopened after an early-morning fire at the Ohio Deli and Restaurant.
Three boys who spent the night with their grandmother so she wouldn’t be alone on Christmas apparently died with her Friday morning as a fire engulfed her home.
Hilltonia Middle School and West Mound Elementary School will be closed today due to a power outage.
Columbus Fire investigators don’t know yet what started the fire yesterday morning at a north side apartment building. But they do know where it started.
Columbus fire officials say at least ten people were transported to local hospitals after an apartment fire on the Northeast side Tuesday morning.
Officials say a fire believed to have started after a lightning strike has damaged 10 apartments in a complex on the northwest side of Columbus.