Tuesday Fire Destroys Liberty Township Home

2/11/16 – 4:52 A.M.

A Liberty Township home was destroyed when a garage fire spread to the rest of the house Tuesday night. Firefighters were called to 10610 Hancock County Road 9 around 10:10 p.m. Fire Chief Gene Stump tells the Courier the home is a complete loss.

34 firefighters from two departments were called in to fight the flames. No one was hurt, but four dogs were killed in the blaze. The cause of the fire remains under investigation.