News Sections
Blind Seymour Man Dies In Apartment Fire
Updated May 5, 2013 1:03 AM | Filed under: WBIW News
 Print    Archive    RSS

(SEYMOUR, IN) - A Seymour man was killed Thursday afternoon during an apartment fire.

Autopsy results revealed 51-year-old Ronald J. Ridgley died of smoke inhalation.

Officials say that Ridgley was legally blind and used a walker, hampering the man's chances of escaping.

No other apartments were damaged.

Fire crews say the fire eventually burned itself out.

« Previous Article
Next Article »

 Print    Archive    RSS

Have a question or comment about a news story? Send it to

Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW
Find more about Weather in Bedford, IN
Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW

1340 AM WBIW, Bedford's Place To Talk. Serving Lawrence and surrounding counties since 1948!

© 2019 Ad-Venture Media, Inc. All Rights Reserved. and Listen Live Powered by HPC

Advertise  |  Careers  |  Contests  |  About  |  Feedback  |  Public File