One Dead in Mackinac County House Fire
Police in Mackinac County are investigating a fatal fire in Moran Township.
At around 10:20 Wednesday morning, deputies and firefighters responded to a home about 10 to 12 miles from St. Ignace.
According to the Sheriff’s Office, they had received the report from the electric company, who had detected a problem with a meter.
When electric company personnel arrived at the home, they found it nearly completely burned.
Deputies say there are no nearby homes that are occupied this time of year and the closest neighbors are not within sight.
When crews arrived on scene, deputies say they found possible human remains inside of the home.
The Michigan State Police fire investigator and the country medical examiner are now assisting in the investigation of the incident.
The victim has yet to be identified and the cause of the fire has not been determined.