[UPDATED] One Person Killed In Structure Fire In Camden
UPDATED 7/26/22 3:41- The Oneida County Sheriff's Office says the victim has been identified as 35-year-old Brittany Jones, who lived in the residence.
Her body was taken to the Onondaga County Medical Examiner’s Office, where an autopsy will be performed.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation, but authorities say the fire does not appear to be suspicious.
The Oneida County Sheriff’s Office says one person is dead following a house fire on Voorhees Avenue in Camden.
Sheriff’s Deputies and Camden Police responded to 17 Voorhees Ave at about 9:45 Monday night.
The house was fully engulfed in flames when they arrived.
It was learned that one of the occupants was still inside the house and fire personnel later discovered a body in the home.
The victim was taken to the Onondaga County Medical Examiner’s Office where an autopsy will be performed.
The name of the victim will not be released until family members are notified.
Oneida County Emergency Services, along with the Florence, McConnellsville, Durhamville, Sylvan Beach and North Bay Fire Departments, responded to assist the Camden Fire Department.
It took about four hours to bring the fire under control.
Sheriff’s investigators, members of the Sheriff’s ID Unit, along with New York State Fire Investigators responded and are working on the cause and origin of the fire.
Authorities say the fire does not appear to be suspicious.