Fatal Fire at Meth Lab Inside OH Nursing Home

03/06/2012
One person was killed and six others injured Sunday in a fire at a meth lab housed inside a nursing home in Ashtabula, Ohio. Firefighters responded Sunday night to a fire at the Park Haven Nursing Home. Authorities were stunned to find a secret methamphetamine lab in one of the rooms at the nursing home, according to a news report from the local FOX affiliate (http://fxn.ws/y3zMO9). Three residents and two non-residents were hospitalized with injuries from the fire; one man succumbed to his injuries Monday. Another two people were treated at the scene. Charges are pending against two of the men who were burned. Fires in methamphetamine labs can be extremely dangerous for firefighters. Fo...

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