WEST TERRRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - A vacant house caught on fire near Toad Hop in western Vigo County.
It happened at 1154 South Dupont Place.
Firefighters found the home fully engulfed a little after 3:30 Thursday morning.
Sugar Creek firefighters tell News 10 they are considering this fire an arson.
They say the home had been burned out once before.
Right on cue, Thursday’s early winter storm dumped snow and ice on the Wabash Valley but county highway crews were a step ahead of the weather’s arrival pre-treating the 897 miles of pavement in the county.
A fire has engulfed the First Prairie Creek Church in Vigo County.
A four car accident in eastern Vigo County leaves one person dead.
Workers at a new eatery in Terre Haute are preparing to open.
Otter Creek Township is on its way to getting a new fire station.
Knox County Commissioner Don Halter is ahead of the game when it comes to winter weather preparedness. But the man-power may have a hard time running full throttle. The Knox County highway budget took big cuts in 2013.