State Fire Marshal Says Early Morning Smyrna Fire was Arson

Nov 19, 2013 -- 5:59pm

A fire in the Willowwood Development south of Smyrna just before 2 this morning/yesterday morning was arson.  The State Fire Marshal determined the fire was intentionally set – all of the residents were able to get out of the home safely.  Citizens Hose Firefighters found heavy fire and smoke in the 2 story home.  With help from Leipsic and Cheswold fFire Companies the blaze was put under control after about 2 hours.  Anyone with information on the fire should contact the State Fire Marshal or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333.

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