On Saturday, March 17, 2012 shortly after midnight East Liverpool Fire Department was dispatched to a residential structure fire with entrapment at 941 Vine Street. Firefighters could see the flames in the distance from the fire station. Crews arrived on the scene within minutes and immediately attempted rescue operations. Crews were forced back by heavy fire conditions as thew fast moving fire engulfed the two-story wood frame structure, and were not able to rescue the victims trapped inside. The fast moving fire claimed the lives of Ulrick Estimot 37 years old, Trey Estimot 11 years old, Terrell James Estimot 7 years old and Trenton Michael Estimot 5 years old. The Ohio State Fire Marshal has ruled the fire as suspicious.