Human remains found following structure fire

By KBJR News 1

Human remains found following structure fire

November 12, 2013 Updated Nov 12, 2013 at 4:14 PM CDT

Greaney, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Authorities are investigating a structure fire where human remains were found in Greaney, MN near the town of Orr.

The Bearville, Silverdale, Cook and Orr Fire Departments were called to the report of a fire along the 12000 Block of Olson Road around eleven Tuesday morning.

Upon arrival, officers found a destroyed structure engulfed in flames. After putting the fire out, human remains were found at the scene.

Authorities say no foul play is suspected.

The St. Louis County Sheriff's Office Fire Investigator and the Minnesota State Fire Marshal were on the scene to determine the cause and origin of the blaze.

Authorities are not releasing the name of the victim yet, pending a positive identification and notification of the family.

Posted to the web by Krista Burns
kburns@kbjr.com

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