TROTWOOD, Ohio (WDTN) — A man is dead and one person has been hospitalized following a fire on Denlinger Road in Trotwood.
The Montgomery County Coroner’s Office identified the person dead as 52-year-old Donald Dayton.
According to Montgomery County Regional Dispatch, the call for a fire at 5556 Denlinger Rd. came in shortly after midnight on Monday. Dispatch reported that neighbors across the street from the home called it in.
When crews arrived, they found the home to be engulfed in flames. A woman met crews in the driveway and told them that her husband was still inside.
Fire crews found a man unconscious in a hallway and he was removed and taken to the hospital. He was later pronounced dead at the hospital, according to fire crews.
Fire crews reported that the woman was also taken to the hospital, however, she is in stable condition.
Fire officials reported that the home is most likely a total loss.
The cause of the fire has not been determined at this time.
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