23-Year-Old Dies in House Fire Friday

23-Year-Old Dies in House Fire Friday


Salem Police say a man died after a house fire Friday.

Bradley Wright, 23, 522 Colony Drive was pronounced dead at the scene.


Salem Fire Department, Salem City Police and emergency personnel responded to a 911 call at 11:31a on Friday, Oct. 28.

The 911 call advised that they thought someone was inside.

Firefighters found Wright’s body inside a bedroom were the fire originated. The fire appears tohave started in the bedroom.

An autopsy on Wright’s body was completed at the Washington County Coroner’s Office on Saturday morning those results are pending.

According to Salem Fire Chief Tom Day, the investigation is continuing. Authorities are working to determine what caused the fire. The Indiana State Fire Marshal has been called in to investigate the fire.