60-year-old man dies in Kokomo house fire

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The man who died in the fire was identified Tuesday as 60-year-old Gary L. Shuck, who lived in the house.

The manner and cause of death and the cause of the fire were pending further investigation and lab work on Tuesday, said Howard County Coroner Dr. Steven J. Seele.


INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — An adult died on Christmas Day in a Kokomo house fire.

The Howard County Coroner confirmed the fire happened around 2 p.m. at a residence in the 2400 block of Rouge Drive.

The deadly fire follows a Christmas Eve fire in Kokomo that killed two kids.

The identity of the victim has not yet been released. An autopsy is scheduled for Tuesday.