On January 22, 2019, at approximately 6:45 a.m., a Deputy Coroner Investigator was dispatched to 36766 State Highway 299 East in Burney, California regarding a deceased person at that location in connection with a residential fire.

The decedent has now been positively identified as 58 year old Todd Dean O’Connor of Burney, California.  The decedent’s next-of-kin has been notified and a postmortem examination has been completed.  This case is still under investigation by the Shasta County Coroner’s Office.