Victim killed during Springfield house fire identified

Edited News Release: SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Just after midnight on Oct. 10, the Springfield Fire Department was notified of a possible house fire at 1025 W. Monroe Terrace with reports of persons possibly inside.

Firefighters arrived to find heavy fire involvement and partial collapse of a vacant residential structure. A single fire victim was located.

The Greene County Medical Examiner has identified the victim as 29-year-old Zachary S. Denney.

The cause of the fire remains undetermined and is under investigation by the Fire Department.