Fire On Jim Dyke Road

Approximately 9:30 pm Saturday night, reports of a house fire on Jim Dyke Road near Philadelphia were received at Loudon County dispatch. According to Loudon County Rescue Squad members on scene, the house was fully engulfed on their arrival. Squad members reported the house belongs to Ronald Arp, son of County Mayor Doyle Arp and is currently occupied by Gordon Harless, Loudon County Emergency Management Director.