Identities Of Both Bodies Found At Medina's Body Shop Fire Confirmed

By Emma Koch - 21Alive

March 21, 2014 Updated Mar 22, 2014 at 9:24 AM EST

MILFORD, Ind. (21Alive) -- The identity of a body found in a double fatal fire in Milford has been confirmed.

The Kosciusko County Coroner's Office has confirmed that the second body found in the February 13th fire at Medina's Body Shop is that of Jose Medina. Medical examiners performed DNA tests on the body and found that it is a 99.9% conclusive match.

He died of smoke inhalation.

Another body already identified as Annalu Nunez was also found in the building. She too died of smoke inhalation. Investigators ruled the cause of the fire accidental in nature.

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