STREAMING NOW: Watch Now
CLOSINGS: View Closings

Board revokes funeral director's license

A board has revoked the license of a local funeral director.

Posted: Jun 11, 2019 6:39 PM
Updated: Jun 11, 2019 6:39 PM

Speech to Text for Board revokes funeral director's license

Below is the closed-captioning text associated with this video. Since this uses automated speech to text spelling and grammar may not be accurate.

w-t-h-i-tv dot com. a state board has revoked the license of a local funeral director. the "state board of funeral and cemetery service" made a ruling on matthew fitzthum's license. he owned "simple cremations and burials" in clinton, indiana. in 20--17, police said fitzthum crashed a company van while carrying a deceased person. at that time police said fitzthum was "three-times" the legal "blood-alcohol content" limit. in documents.. the board said this was "one" example of his danger to the public. the board also ordered fitzthum to pay a total of 6-thousand dollars in fines for six
Terre Haute
Clear
62° wxIcon
Hi: 86° Lo: 62°
Feels Like: 62°
Robinson
Clear
56° wxIcon
Hi: 85° Lo: 60°
Feels Like: 56°
Indianapolis
Scattered Clouds
66° wxIcon
Hi: 84° Lo: 62°
Feels Like: 66°
Rockville
Clear
62° wxIcon
Hi: 84° Lo: 62°
Feels Like: 62°
Casey
Clear
63° wxIcon
Hi: 85° Lo: 61°
Feels Like: 63°
Brazil
Clear
62° wxIcon
Hi: 84° Lo: 62°
Feels Like: 62°
Marshall
Clear
62° wxIcon
Hi: 85° Lo: 61°
Feels Like: 62°
Another Calm Night
WTHI Planner
WTHI Temps
WTHI Radar

Latest Video

Image

Jacob Rutledge

Image

Vincennes Lincoln football

Image

ISU Volleyball

Image

Bloomfield Volleyball

Image

Golden Spike Game

Image

Rick's Rallies

Image

Tuesday Late Forecast

Image

Hamilton Center awarded Systems of Care Grant

Image

Terre Haute road closed until Monday

Image

Nearly $3,000 in damages reported as Clark County cemetery vandalized

WTHI Events