Victims Identified In Deadly Sodus Twp Hotel Fire

Six members of one family have been killed in an overnight fire at the Cosmo Extended Living Hotel in Sodus Township. The fire started just before 2 a.m. Saturday, firefighters and other first responders immediately began to evacuate the building when they arrived to see it filled with fire and smoke. The Berrien County Sheriff’s Department estimates 90% of the rooms had fire, smoke, or water damage. The cause of the fire hasn’t been determined. The sheriff’s department has identified the victims as:

Kiarre Samuel, age 26

Marquise Thompson, age 10

Gerome Randolph, age 7

Samuel Curtis, age 5

Savod Curtis, age 4

Avery Curtis, age 2

Four other people and four first responders were treated at Lakeland Hospital in St. Joseph for smoke inhalation.