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Victim identified in fatal house fire in Camillus

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The Camillus Police Department has confirmed the deaths of a married couple, Constance Johnson, 71, and Anthony Johnson, 77, following a house fire on January 16. The tragic incident occurred in their home in the Town of Camillus.

Anthony Johnson was initially listed in critical condition but later succumbed to his injuries. The couple lived together in the house where the fire broke out.


The fire, which started before 4 a.m. on Mansfield Drive near Welsh Drive, is still under investigation. Authorities have not yet determined the cause of the fire.

This incident has left the community in mourning, with the investigation ongoing to uncover the circumstances leading to this devastating event.