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Wednesday, March 20, 2019

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Rossville Avenue fire victims continue to recover; identity of fatality released

Frankfort, Ind. – The 39-year-old man who died yesterday after being rescued by firefighters from the Rossville Avenue fire has been identified as Jason Trail, Sr., Frankfort Fire Chief John Kirby announced this afternoon.

“The adult female victim still is being treated at the hospital for smoke inhalation. The five-year-old boy remains at Riley Hospital being treated for smoke inhalation, while the 14-year-old male remains at Riley Hospital being treated for non-life-threatening injuries,” Kirby said. “The remaining two victims, 12 and 13-year-old females were treated at the hospital and have been released.”

The names of these victims are not being released at this time.

The fire remains under investigation.