Victim of Fatal Shelton Fire Identified

100515 fatal Shelton fireThe Mason County Coroner has positively identified the person who died in a house fire at 10th Street and Railroad Avenue in Shelton on Monday, October 5.

Coroner Wes Stockwell identified the deceased as Kathleen E. Lowther, age 20, a resident of the house that burned.  He said that Lowther died from asphyxia due to the inhalation of toxic combustible material.
The fire is being investigated by the Shelton Police Department and the Mason County Fire Marshal.