Gorham man identified in deadly fire
GORHAM (WGME) -- An investigation into the death of a man is underway, after a fire broke out at his Gorham home.
It happened just after 6 p.m. Wednesday in the Patio Park mobile home complex. Neighbors say they saw smoke coming from the home and quickly called 9-1-1.
State police say 82-year-old Gary Marshall was found in the bathroom of the home, unconscious, and fire officials weren’t able to revive him.
Investigators say it appeared Marshall was cooking something on the stove before it caught fire and spread.
The home was destroyed.
Neighbors say Gary Marshall will be missed dearly.
An exact cause of death has not yet been identified.