LOGAN — Fire crews were dispatched to a structure fire on Mann Road in Marion Township, just north of Logan on Tuesday, Jan. 12.
According to Ohio Department of Commerce Public Information Officer Brian Bohnert, the incident remains under investigation. He did confirm that an individual had died from the structure fire.
“We can confirm there was one male fatality,” Bohnert told The Logan Daily News. “The cause of the fire is under investigation, but we believe it started in the basement. Additionally, it’s worth noting we do not believe there was any criminal activity that led to this fire.”
The Logan Daily News attempted to get a report from the Marion Township Volunteer Fire Department, but did not receive a reply back.