New Castle News
NEW CASTLE —
A South Side family’s dinner was delayed Thursday night by a fire in their oven.
The New Castle Fire Department was called to the home of Billie Jean Davis at 304 E. Home St. at 5:12 p.m. The department remained on the scene until 5:30 p.m.
Firemen said wires sparked in the top oven of the family’s electric oven. Damages were estimated at $4,000, mostly to the range.
The house sustained limited smoke damage, officials said.