February 10, 2016


Coroner says woman died from burns or smoke inhalation

Officials estimated

Autopsy results are pending on a woman who was found dead after a fire at 1012 E. Erie Ave. CHRONICLE FILE PHOTO

LORAIN — Fire victim Vicki Kwasny died from burns or smoke inhalation, Stephen Evans, Lorain County coroner, said Wednesday.

Results from a Tuesday autopsy on Kwansy are expected in a couple days.

Kwasny, 51, died Monday in a fire at her home at 1012 E. Erie Ave.

The cause of the fire was not released by the Fire Department on Wednesday and Assistant Chief and Fire Marshal Jeff Fenn didn’t return a call.