Grundy County Coroner John Callahan’s office is investigating the death of an 82 year old man from Minooka that died as the result of a house fire.

The incident occurred Monday evening 1/16/23 around 8:00pm in rural Minooka.  The victim Doit Ross was transported to the Morris Hospital where he passed away shortly after 10:00 pm.

No details about the cause of the fire is available at this time.

The Minooka Fire Department along with other agencies including the Illinois State Fire Marshall’s office is investigating.

No further details at this time.