by: Scott McCaulley
An update on the fire that destroyed a home in Cape Fair on Wednesday:
-A Go-Fund-Me Account has been started for the Brisco Family, who escaped their home in the Wednesday Fire according to a link on the Southern Stone County Fire Protection District Facebook Page. The family of nine includes an autistic child plus one member with Stage 4 Cancer. The home was a total loss which included all of the family belongings. The link to the Go-Fund-Me page is here.
-The Firefighter that was injured when his tanker rolled responding to the fire escapes with only minor injuries. Southern Stone County Fire Protection District Public Information Officer Eric Nielsen tells KY3.com that Firefighter John Hood had some cuts and bruises and will make a full recovery. Nielsen did say the tanker truck involved in the accident was a total loss.