Cause of Death Determined
Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department
News Release 13-83
Date: August 12, 2013
According to the Medical Examiner, the cause of death was thermal burns and smoke inhalation. According fire investigators, there was no foul play connected to the death.
This is the fifth fire fatality for 2013.
Adult Male Found Deceased
Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department fire investigators found a burned adult male Sunday, August 11, 2013, at approximately 6:30 p.m., in the 6000 block of Craig Street, in the Springfield area of Fairfax County.
The medical examiner will determine the cause and manner of death. Identification is being withheld until next of kin can be notified.
Fire and police are investigating the death.
For more information, call Daniel L. Schmidt or Captain I Randal Bittinger,
Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department, 703-246-3801 and TTY: 711.
Duty PIO (Weekends/After-hours): 703-877-3702
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