SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — The victim of Thursday’s fire has been identified by the Springfield Fire Department.
Zachary Denney, 29, was found inside a partially collapsed building that was on fire on Oct. 10.
The SFD was notified of the house fire after midnight and had reports of a person possibly inside.
When firefighters arrived, they found a “heavy fire involvement and partial collapse of a vacant residential structure.”
After putting the fire out, they found Denney inside.
According to the SFD, the cause of the fire is undetermined and is being investigated.