DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — The victim of a Dayton house fire that occurred Sunday night has been identified.
The victim was 71-year-old Darlene Alston of Dayton, according to the Montgomery County Coroner’s Office.
According to Montgomery County Regional Dispatch, a call reporting the fire on Ashwood Avenue came in shortly before 8:30 p.m. on Sunday.
Firefighters went into the house and were able to get Alston out, but she died at the scene after sustaining non-survivable injuries, officials say.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.