York Man Dies After House Fire, Coroner Says

A York County man died the day after house fire, according to the county coroner.

1505 of Hollywood Parkway in Spring Garden Township.

1505 of Hollywood Parkway in Spring Garden Township.

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Richard Hinkle, 72, of Spring Garden Township, was found unresponsive in his home located at 1505 of Hollywood Parkway on Wednesday around 6:30 p.m., authorities say.

Hinkle was transported to WellSpan York Hospital to be treated for smoke inhalation, according a release by the York County Coroner.

He died of hypercarboxyhemoglobin, or an elevated level of carbon manoxide in his blood stream due to the smoke inhalation, on Thursday at 11:33 a.m. the coroner said.

The manner of death has been ruled an accident, as stated on the release.

Spring Garden Township police investigated the fire.

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