On May 3rd, 2018 the Wayne County Office of the Sheriff, along with the Marion Fire Department, responded to 4738 Farnsworth Road for the report of a vehicle fire.
Upon arrival Deputies observed two pick-up trucks parked in the front yard, fully engulfed in flames. The Marion Fire Department acted quickly to extinguish the flames. Deputies talked to the residents, Michael,Penny and Dillon Balch, who stated they were asleep when the fire started and did not know how it started. Although no apparent cause was found, it is possible that the fire was started due to an electrical issue with one of the trucks. The investigation in ongoing.