Michael Priddy

Regional
8:13 am
Tue July 17, 2012

Witness in Murray State Dorm Fire Trial Testifies about Amount of Gasoline Used

The defense is presenting evidence in the trial of a former Murray State University student in connection with a fatal dorm fire in 1998. The Paducah Sun reports combustion engineer Richard Roby was the first witness in defense of Jerry Walker Jr. Roby told the jury it would have taken at least three gallons of gasoline to create the results of the blaze that killed Michael Minger and seriously injured Minger's roommate, Michael Priddy.

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