Perry County Man Dies In Fire

Atish Baidya

Updated Mon, Nov 19, 2012 12:55 pm

An early morning house fire over the weekend killed a Perry County man.

The Columbus Dispatch is reporting 57-year-old Michael Hensley died in the fire at his New Straitsville home.

Firefighters said the arrived on the scene just after midnight Saturday to find the rear of the house engulfed in flames.

The state fire marshal's office is investigating.