Cleon Township fire undetermined


Per the Michigan State Police Fire Investigator, the cause of the fire which occurred Tuesday, March 6th on Wells Rd in Manistee county that resulted in the death of Brain Brantly is considered undetermined. The Fire Investigator was “unable to exclude careless smoking or an electrical malfunction as cause of the fire due to the destructive nature of the fire within the room.” The fire originated in the master bedroom area of the home. The exact cause of death is still pending as the Medical Examiner is awaiting results of the toxicology report.

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