NORTH VERNON (Nov. 21, 2014) – Crews were battling a large fire in North Vernon Friday morning.
The fire started in the early morning hours on Fifth Street in the downtown area of the Jennings County community.
Some of the buildings were under renovation. According to WDRB, Highway 50 is closed from State Roads 3 and 7 to the Dollar Store at 7th Street. The fire appears to have originated at Hatton’s Carpet.