juvenile arrested 300EDDYVILLE, Ky. (7/11/13) – A residential fire was reported at an abandoned residence on Chestnut Street in Eddyville KY. Fire Departments from Eddyville and Kuttawa responded to the scene.

While battling the blaze, Eddyville Fire Fighter Randy Reed was injured when a burning tree branch fell and struck him on the head. He was transported to the Caldwell County Hospital and later transferred to Deaconess Hospital with a neck injury and burns to the left side of his body.

After investigation, two juveniles located at the scene were arrested for their involvement with the fire and released to their parent’s custody. One juvenile was charged with Arson 1st Degree and the second juvenile was charged with Complicity to Arson 1st Degree.

The fire is being investigated by Trooper First Class Lewie Dodd, Fire Marshall Bill Compton and Arson Investigator Rick Godsey.

SurfKY News
Information provided by Allyson Bakehouse (Kentucky State Police)

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

In Other News...

Hopkins County Central Poised to Host Second Region Softball Tournament

MORTONS GAP, Ky. (5/25/15) — Eight high school softball teams are ready to compete in the Second Region Softball… Read More

Damascus Road House Leads Young People to Christ

NORTONVILLE, Ky. (5/25/15) — The Damascus Road House, formerly in White Plains, re-opened on Main Street in Nortonville… Read More

Most Read This Week

May 22, 2015 6767

Madisonville Man Charged with First-Degree Rape

by SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 6478

Missing 5-Year-Old Boy Found

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 19, 2015 6153

Owensboro Health Proposes Building $15M Health…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 19, 2015 3926

Two Charged with Marijuana Possession after…

by SurfKY News
May 20, 2015 3436

Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park Holding Beach…

by Gil Lawson

Most Read This Month

May 15, 2015 10630

New Madisonville Business In Full Operation Soon

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 15, 2015 7468

Investigation of Local Barber Shop Leads to Drug…

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

May 25, 2015 2795

Can Sunscreen Save Your Life?

by Melissa Patrick
May 25, 2015 1599

UPDATE - MPD Seeks Three in Residential Robbery

by SurfKY News
May 24, 2015 1310

MCC's Felicia Johnson Receives State KCTCS Award

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 1115

'Cooking for the Cure' Fundraiser Brings Out…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 25, 2015 912

Hopkins Man Injured in Muhlenberg Motorcycle…

by SurfKY News
May 24, 2015 739

Reading Solutions Offers Students a Hand in…

by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
May 24, 2015 653

Caldwell County Native Helping Unwrap Secrets of…

by Whitney Harder
May 25, 2015 569

Damascus Road House Leads Young People to Christ

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 24, 2015 542

Prosecutors from Kentucky, Tennessee to Attend…

by Leland Hulbert
May 23, 2015 534

Whitfield Meets with Kentucky Ambulance Providers

by Ed Whitfield