July 23, 2014
On Wednesday, July 23rd the Iroquois County Sheriff’s Office, the Iroquois Coroner, the Office of the State Fire Marshall and the Crescent Iroquois Fire Department investigated a fatal fire at the Spring Creek RV Park, in rural Crescent City. At approximately, 5:00 am emergency personnel were dispatched to 111 Black Oak Lane after a neighbor reported a camper on the property as being engulfed in flames. Upon extinguishing the fire, the property’s owner, 60 year old Kenneth W. Sailer, was found deceased inside the camper. The fire remains under investigation by the Sheriff’s Office, the State Fire Marshall and the Coroner’s Office.