Stark County Sheriff’s Deputies Investigate Fatal House Fire

(Plain Township Ohio) – The Stark County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a residential fire that occurred in Plain Township.

At 3:38 p.m. on Monday, January 14th, 2019 the Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call in reference to a residential fire at 1133 29th Street NE, Canton, Ohio. Upon arrival, a 14-year-old male was removed from the residence by the Plain Township Fire Department. The victim was transported to Akron Children’s Hospital where he succumbed to the injuries sustained in the fire.

The incident remains under investigation. Anyone with  information is asked to contact the Stark County Sheriff’s Office, 330-430-3800.