Man Dies Following Carson City Condo Fire

A Carson City man is dead following a fire in his condo.

The Carson City Sheriff's Office has identified the man as 48-year-old Wayne Yohn, of Carson City.

The fire department was called to the condominium Saturday afternoon and found Yohn in a hallway near a bedroom.

The man was taken to Carson Tahoe Regional Medical Center for treatment and later was taken by airplane to the University of California, Davis Medical Center burn center, where he died on Sunday.

Investigators say the cause of the fire appears to have been smoking in bed.


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