House fire

SCENE - Candor Firemen along with SBI agents stand outside a house on Hurricane Drive in Candor Tuesday morning. A man died in the fire and a woman escaped through a window.

An early morning fire on Tuesday took the life of 35-year-old Daniel Conrad of Jackson Springs. The fire was at a home on Hurricane Drive in Candor where 23-year-old Amber Latham was living. Latham managed to escape out the bathroom window after being awakened by Conrad, stated authorities. She reportedly told authorities she thought Conrad had escaped as well while she fled to a neighbor’s house to call 911.

When Candor Fire Department personnel entered the home they found the body of Conrad.

For the full story, see the May 5 issue of the Montgomery Herald.