Fatal Utica Area Fire Kills Three
NEW HARTFORD (WENY) -- Investigators have ruled the fatal fire that killed two little boys and a woman over the weekend an accident.Police say 7-year-old Joshua Morinitti and his 3-year-old brother Jordan died in a fire that started Saturday morning near Utica. The boys' 21-year-old aunt, Jennifer Moore, was also killed.
Investigators believe a malfunctioning electrical appliance started the house fire. Five other people who were in the home were treated and released from a hospital.
To see the full press release from the New Hartford Fire Department, visit http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QvEwALysVWQ .