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(***Update)Jamestown apartment house fire victim identified...

Jamestown police have now identified the city woman who died in an apartment house fire that occured on the northside yesterday morning.  Police Captain Bob Samuelson says 25 year-old Toni Brosius died of acute smoke inhalation at WCA Hospital after she was pulled out of her bedroom by firefighters.  Crews were called to the scene at 105 Stowe Street just after 7 AM.  Samuelson says a neighbor to the apartment that caught fire called in the alarm.  When crews arrived... he says they found smoke in the common hallway that led to a back apartment.  Brosius was found unresponsive in the bedroom.  Samuelson says crews took her outside... but, were unable to revive her.  Fire Lieutenant Nate Alm says firefighters had the small blaze out quickly... and, there was extensive damage in the apartment.  Samuelson says investigators determined late yesterday that the fire was caused by unattended cooking.

 

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