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Coroner ID’s mobile home fire victims

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The fire started in the master bedroom. (Clark County Fire Department) The fire started in the master bedroom. (Clark County Fire Department)
LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -

The coroner on Friday identified the victims of a mobile home fire on Christmas morning as Charito Nicole Whittier, 24, and Angelo Alfred Romero, 25, both of Las Vegas.

The blaze broke out at a home in the Miracle Mile mobile home park on Boulder Highway near Sahara Avenue before 7 a.m.

Firefighters knocked the fire down by 7:20 a.m. Investigators said the mobile home is roughly 40 years old and that the fire started in the master bedroom. The bodies of the victims were located in that bedroom.

Clark County Fire has yet to release the cause of the blaze. The exact cause of the victims' deaths will be released by the coroner in the coming days.

An account has been set up to help the families of the victims with funeral expenses. The account info is:

  • Wells Fargo
  • Account #6039666331

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