Gold Bar man injured in house fire dies

SEATTLE — A Gold Bar man injured in a Jan. 19 house fire has died.

Allen T. Sharlow, 54, died Friday at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, officials said.

His death was attributed to organ failure related to smoke inhalation, according to the King County Medical Examiner’s Office.

Sharlow was pulled from a burning home in the 100 block of Second Street in Gold Bar. The home had no electricity, investigators said. They believe the fire was an accident caused by a kerosene heater.

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