Teen Dead in Weekend Jackson Fire

JACKSON TWP., Ohio (News Talk 1480 WHBC) – It was a young teenager who died in a Saturday night fire in Jackson Township.

The Stark County coroner says the victim was 13-year-old Joshua Terry who died at the hospital.

The Jackson Township Fire Department says he was pulled from a burning three-unit apartment building on Harris Avenue NW.

The department says flames were shooting out a door and window when they arrived about 9:45 p.m. Saturday.

No information was provided by the fire department.

The State Fire Marshal is investigating.