BUTLER TOWNSHIP, Ohio (WDTN) - Smoking in bed is being blamed for the fire that killed an elderly man Monday morning, according to officials in Butler Township.
The fire broke out in the home 2151 Kershner Road about 8 a.m.
The victim's wife was also in the house and suffered burns on her face.
The identity of the couple has not been released.
A Butler Township firefighter was also injured at the scene.
Forget the slippery roads and inches of snow on the ground, it's the perfect time to propose marriage. At least that is how Levi Minor felt Friday night.
Snowfall reports vary across the Miami Valley as the storm continues to produce heavy snow, making it hard for drivers to see in some cases.
The National Weather Service canceled the Winter Storm Warning and Winter Weather Advisory just after 9:30 pm.
Sinclair Community College is closing all campus locations for the day due to the inclement weather.