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Cause of fatal Switzerland Co. house fire under investigation
Courier Staff Report
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 11:00 AM
A Switzerland County woman was found dead in a home that caught fire late Sunday night.
Crews found Linda Mello, 52, dead in a home on Bradford Road. The home was fully engulfed when crews arrived shortly after 11 p.m., according to a news release from Switzerland County Sheriff Roy Leap.
The cause of the fire is unknown and still under investigation.
East Enterprise, Posey Township and Bear Branch fire departments all responded to the fire, with assistance from the Switzerland County Sheriff's Department, Switzerland County EMS, the Indiana State Police, the Indiana Fire Marshal's Office, Switzerland County Coroner's Office and the Red Cross.
Anyone with information about the investigation should contact the sheriff's department at (812) 427-3636.
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