MONROE TOWNSHIP, MI – Monroe County Sheriff Dale Malone previously reported a fatal house fire that occurred on December 13, 2016 on Tiara Avenue in Monroe Township.
An 18-year-old resident, identified as Mr. Alex Johnson, died during the incident on December 13, 2016.
A 70-year-old resident, who has been identified as Mr. Ruben Castorena, suffered serious burns while exiting the home. Mr. Castorena was transported to St. Vincent’s Hospital in Toledo, Ohio, for treatment.
Mr. Castorena succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased on Wednesday, December 14th, 2016, at 5:55 p.m., while being treated at St. Vincent’s Hospital.
Anyone with information concerning this tragic house fire is asked to contact the Sheriff’s Office Detective Bureau at 734-240-7530.