Person Found Dead In Burning Waterford Home

WWJ News
August 27, 2019 - 2:48 pm

WATERFORD TWP. (WWJ) - An investigation is underway in Waterford Township after a person was found dead in a burning house.

The Waterford Regional Fire Department were called, a little after 9 a.m. Tuesday, to N. Lynn St., in the area of W. Huron St., on a report of smoke coming from a home.

Firefighters went inside, extinguished a smoldering fire and found one person dead, according to Waterford Police Chief Scott Underwood.

Underwood said the person has not yet been identified, as the investigation continues. Other details were not immediatley released. 

Police remained on the scene into the afternoon. 

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