Vernon King dies in fatal Sidney house fire – Thursday, November 18, 2021

Sidney house fire death of Vernon King – Obituary

59-year-old Vernon King has died in a fatal Sidney house fire that occurred on Thursday, November 18, 2021. It happened at about 1:10 p.m. at Park and Second Avenue where responders arrived to find the house fully engulfed in flames and smoke.

Two people were rescued from the inferno and taken to a local hospital. A third person had to jump from a second-floor window from the blaze.

Police have yet to determine how the fire started exactly as investigations proceed.