Smoke inhalation blamed for deaths in Corinth fire
November 21, 2017 12:26 PM
Autopsies were performed on two victims of Monday's deadly fire in Corinth – 39-year-old Tonya Slimmer and her 15-year-old daughter, Briaunna.
The Saratoga County Sheriff's Department says the cause of death was smoke inhalation.
The fire broke out at their home on Main Street.
Two other children, ages 18 months and 3 years, were treated and released from the hospital.
Schools in Corinth are offering bereavement counseling. Brianna was a student there.
NewsChannel 13's media partners at The Post-Star report the fire was caused by smoking.
Created: November 21, 2017 12:26 PM
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