Homeless Woman Killed In Fire - WLOX.com - The News for South Mississippi

12/27/02

Homeless Woman Killed In Fire

A candle tipped over in a tent Thursday night, starting a fire near the railroad tracks in Gulfport. The fire killed 41 year old Leanna Coffin.

According to Harrison County's coroner, her death was an accident. Police say Coffin lived in the woods near 26th Avenue and 19th Street.

Investigators said the homeless woman was from Tarpon Springs, Florida.

Powered by Frankly