Hardware Store Total Loss After Overnight Fire

House FireRISING SUN, Ind. — A southeast Indiana business was destroyed in an overnight fire.

Crews were called to Valley Supply Hardware on Indiana 262 in Rising Sun shortly after 2 a.m. Monday.

Firefighters said that while the exterior of the store is mostly intact, ignited combustibles helped to gut the store’s interior.

As a result, the building is considered a total loss.

The fire remains under investigation and the state fire marshal’s office is assisting.