UPDATE | Dec. 20, 2019
The victims of Thursday morning’s house fire in Delaware County are 71-year-old Daniel Porter, 62-year-old Kimberly Porter, and 17-year-old Irie O’Shea. O’Shea was the couple’s granddaughter, according to the Star Press newspaper in Muncie.
DELAWARE COUNTY, Ind. (WISH) — Three people are dead following a fire in Delaware County.
According to Delaware County dispatchers, fire crews were called out to the area of 800 W. and State Road 332 around 1:30 a.m. Thursday.
Gavin Greene, the Chief Deputy Coroner for Delaware County, confirmed that two women and a man died in the fire. They have not been identified.
Autopsies are set for Friday.
The fire is now under control.
Investigators said they have noticed two wood-burning stoves inside of the home, but no cause has been determined at this time.
Dispatchers said the state fire marshal will investigate the fire.
No other information has been released.
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