Sangamon County Coroner identifies man who died from fire injuries

SPRINGFIELD - The Sangamon County Coroner has released the name of an individual who died from injuries sustained in a December 9 house fire.

Sangamon County Coroner Cinda Edwards says Leroy Jackson, 59, died at Memorial Medical Center Sunday afternoon.  Edwards says Jackson was inside a home in the 2100 block of South 10th Street when it caught fire during the early morning hours of December 9.  

The fire is being investigated by the Springfield Fire Department.
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