By: Zachary Lopez (ZachNews):
Sources: Golden Shores Fire Department, Mohave County Sheriff’s Office and Mohave County Medical Examiner’s Office (Information):
Golden Shores, Arizona: The body that was found at a fire inside Linda’s Deli and Cafe Thursday, January 26th, 2012 has been identified as the restaurant owner.
The fire was reported at around 7:44 a.m. MST at the restaurant located at 12826 South Oatman Highway.
According to Patricia Carter with the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office, a body that was pulled from the burnt structure.
The Mohave County Medical Examiner’s Office confirmed the identified of the victim in the gas explosion fire as 58 year old Ronald Lee Hansen from Topock, Arizona, the owner of Linda’s Deli and Cafe.
According to Trish Carter with the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office, foul play is not suspected.
Initial investigations have determined the faulty water heater caused the fire.
ZachNews and the community sends our thought, prayers and condolence to the family and friends of Ronald Lee Hansen.
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