Fatality in House Fire
A 58-year old man was killed in a house fire at 553 Burgland Ave in Galesburg. Sunday. Firefighters arrived at the scene at 4:23 p.m. and found heavy smoke and flames coming from the interior of the residence. Firefighters entered the home and found Stanley Wayne Henry in the kitchen. Henry was transported to Cottage Hospital but was pronounced dead at 5:03 p.m. He was the only occupant of the home. Firefighters as well as officers from the Galesburg Police Department said they did not hear or observe working smoke detectors. At this time the cause of the fire is undetermined though nothing at the scene led investigators to believe the fire was of suspicious origin.