Their neighbor is a hero. Three people early this morning escaped their burning house when a neighbor knocked on the door at the Hogback Hill Road home and woke them up.The fire started on the front porch and spread . East Palmyra, Palmyra, Port Gibson, Marbletown, Fairville and Marion Fire Departments fought the blaze. Tanker trucks were called in because the house is in a remote area. The Red Cross’s Jay Bonafede says they have volunteers talking with the family to determined short and long term needs.
No injuries were reported . The cause of the fire is under investigation. It broke out just after 3:30