Two dead, others injured in Minooka house fire


MORRIS – Two people are dead and others injured after a house fire in Minooka Friday morning. According to the Grundy County Coroner John Callahan, 57-year-old Susan M. Weber died as a result of a house fire in Minooka shortly before 2 a.m. The Will County Coroner’s Office reports 5-year-old Waveland Fitch was pronounced dead at the scene of the fire. Two others were transported to a local area hospital. The final cause and manner of death will be determined pending the review of police, autopsy and toxicological reports. The investigation is ongoing with the Illinois State Fire Marshall and the Minooka Police Department.