Champaign Police Conduct Death Investigation – 700 block of Goldenview Drive

On October 22, 2013 at 3:17 p.m., Champaign Police and Fire Departments were dispatched to the 700 block of Goldenview Drive for a report of two unresponsive adults with smoke in the residence. 

Upon arrival, officers found an unresponsive 78 year-old male and an unresponsive 76 year-old female inside the residence. Medical personnel responded and attempted to treat the subjects. The coroner’s office responded to the scene, and pronounced both subjects as deceased. 

Officers learned that a relative found both unresponsive subjects in the residence with something burning on the stove. Officers examined the scene and are continuing the investigation into their deaths. An autopsy in tentatively scheduled for tomorrow morning.