A fire that claimed the life of a person in Horseheads is still under investigation, according to the New York State Police. However police have announced the name of the victim this afternoon.
On Monday at around 3:15 pm, the New York State Police in Horseheads and multiple fire departments responded to a structure fire with entrapment at 541 East Franklin Street in the Town of Horseheads. Responding members ultimately found 58 year old Arun Gadhoke deceased in the residence.
The incident is being investigated in conjunction with the NYS Office of Fire Prevention Control and Chemung County Fire and Emergency Management.
The investigation is continuing.