12/6/2017 4:14:00 PM Vinton County man dies following incident at McArthur residence
The Vinton County Sheriff's Office has reported that a 911 call was received on Monday, Dec. 4 at about 2:45 p.m., from a gentleman who advised that a mobile home had fallen on a subject. Deputies along with Vinton County EMS and McArthur Fire Department responded to the residence located at 63718 U.S. Highway 50, in McArthur.
Once on scene, the male individual was identified as being a Richard W. Pettet, age 57. Pettet was pronounced deceased at the scene and Vinton County Coroner Kristina Kramar-Goodson was called to the scene as well.