Several area fire departments responded to a garage and house fire in Mt. Morris Tuesday. In the end the home was a complete loss.
The resident of the home is Former Ogle County Deputy Alan Koper and his family. It was reported the Koper’s lost everything in the blaze.
Several groups are doing what they can to help the Koper family. There is a donation drive in place to provide food, gift cards, personal hygiene items and household items.
These items can be dropped off at the Oregon United Methodist Church Friday from 11am- 1pm. Starting on Monday items can be dropped off at the same location through Friday from 9am-1:30pm.