Flames mangle three homes

Sep 15, 2021 at 07:00 am by Arthur-RB

Nine house fires in the course of the last month have taxed Washington County volunteers and led to a number of investigations by state and local authorities — scrutiny that apparently has generated no official conclusions at this point.

A series of five structure fires in Plymouth began with the pre-dawn destruction of a home at 116 Brin- kley Place Saturday, September 4, and continued the following morning, Sunday, September 5, when flames consumed a dwelling at nearby 201 Latham Avenue.

However, County Emergency Manager Lance Swindell says three blazes that erupted on East Fourth Street the following night, Monday, September 6, are considered the most suspicious...


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