Victim of deadly Catskill fire identified

October 23, 2017 04:32 PM

CATSKILL - Investigators have released the identity of a man who died in a fire in Catskill on Sunday.

They say it was 69-year-old Fiore Lacorte who died at his home on Cairo Junction Road.

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Police say he likely set his own house on fire. The home was destroyed.

One firefighter broke his ankle while trying to put the fire out.


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