Two People Killed In Ontonagon County House Fire

Two Trout Creek residents, a 48-year-old man and a 6-year-old boy, were killed in a house fire early Sunday morning.

Local Three News reports that the Ontonagon County Sheriff was called to the scene around 6:38 am on Sunday, February 11. Upon arrival, the two were found dead inside the home on Old Mill Town Road.

Their names are being withheld pending notification to the family.

The house was considered a total loss, and the fire remains under investigation.

The Sheriff’s Office was assisted at the scene by Trout Creek and Duncan township Volunteer Fired Depts. Ontonagon County Victims Services Unit, and Michigan state Police Troopers, K-9 and Fire Marshall.