GREENFIELD, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Police have identified the victim of a fatal house fire.
Crews responded to a house fire around 6 p.m. Wednesday at 21 Grange Rd. in the town of Greenfield. Responding firefighters from the Greenfield Fire Department located the homeowner, 55-year-old Richard Jones, deceased in the home.
Police said the fire was caused by an accidental electrical overload.
Jones’ death was caused by smoke inhalation.