(VANDALIA) – One person was found dead in a house fire in Vandalia.
Sheriff Joseph Underwood says Cass County Central Dispatch received a 911 call just after 4 AM Thursday from a motorist who said a residence in the 17000 block of Chain Lake Road was on fire.
The Penn Township and Central Cass Fire Departments were sent to the scene and discovered a mobile home fully engulfed in fire. Once the blaze was put out, a deceased victim was discovered in the residence. No one else was home at the time of the incident.
Underwood says the identity of the victim along with the cause of death is still unknown. The Cass County Sheriff's Department and the Michigan State Police Fire Marshal are working together to identify the victim and determine the cause of the fire.