01-09-15 fatal New Year’s Eve fire (update)

Hawaiʻi Police Department
Criminal Investigations Section, Area II
Lieutenant Gerald Wike
Phone: 326-4646, Ext. 266
Report No. C14035530


Media Release (update)

Hawaiʻi Island police have identified the man who died New Year’s Eve (December 31) in a structure fire in the Hawaiian Ocean View Estates subdivision.

He was identified as 67-year-old Dale Gorrell of Hawaiian Ocean View Estates.

The cause of death is undetermined pending toxicology results.

Police do not suspect foul play.

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