House Fire Caused by Smoking Near Oxygen
(POCATELLO) – Investigators have determined what caused a devastating house fire in Old Town Pocatello early Sunday. The Pocatello Fire Department says the fire was started by someone smoking near medical oxygen tanks. 15-year-old Joseph Maher and 73-year-old Jack Maher were severely injured in the blaze. The home owner, Katherine Thatcher, has set up a fund at ISU Credit Union to help rebuild the home.