Wednesday night fire victim in Shelton is identified

The man who died in the Wednesday evening fire has been identified as Michael Boroski, age 52, according to Shelton Fire Marshal James Tortora.

He was found unconscious in the first-floor apartment, carried out of the residential unit by firefighters, and treated for serious burn and smoke injuries.

He was taken to Bridgeport Hospital for further treatment, where he died from his injuries early this morning.