PARKE COUNTY, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — Parke County Sheriff Justin Cole on Tuesday night reported that the victim of the fatal fire that occurred Jan. 12 in rural Rosedale was identified as Danny Joe Forbes, 53.
Forbes was the homeowner and sole occupant. Death was consistent with smoke inhalation and no foul play was suspected. The fire did not appear to be set nor intentional, Cole said.