Cause Of Deadly Pana House Fire Revealed

(Pana, IL)  —  Fire officials believe discarded smoking materials caused a deadly house fire last weekend in Pana.  John Beyers was found dead Saturday after the blaze engulfed a two-story home in the 400 block of East 4th Street.  The Christian County Coroner’s Office says he died from smoke inhalation.  It was the second deadly fire the Pana department handled in less than a week.