Colorado Springs

Great uncle, 6-yr-old die in duplex fire in Colorado Springs

COLORADO SPRINGS - We now know the identity of the man and child who died in the duplex fire in Colorado Springs on Friday. 

Devyn Johnson, 6, and his great-uncle Michael Ashley, 40, were inside the duplex in the 700 block of Cucharras Drive at around 2 p.m. when a fire broke out. 

A 2-year-old was also there at the time of the fire, according to Colorado Springs police. He was taken to a hospital in Denver. At last report, he was in critical condition. 

Law enforcement stated on November 13 that the preliminary investigation shows that the fire was an accident. 

GoFundMe has been set up for the family to help with funeral costs. 

 


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