Victim identified in Newburgh house fire


NEWBURGH, Ind. (WEHT) – The Coroner has identified the victim of Sunday night’s house fire in Newburgh as 23-month-old Kensley Grace Howard.

Preliminary autopsy results indicate the death to be consistent with smoke inhalation.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation by the Newburgh Police Department and supporting agencies.

Further inquiry about the cause of the fire should be directed to the NPD.

A GoFundMe account has been set up for the family.

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(This story was originally published on March 23, 2020)

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