One person dead in morning fire near Higbee

2 months 2 weeks 21 hours ago February 10, 2017 Feb 10, 2017 Friday, February 10 2017 Friday, February 10, 2017 10:44:00 AM CST in News
By: Katie Pylipow, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

HIGBEE - One person is dead following a fire near Higbee Friday morning, according to authorities. The victim has been identified as 61-year-old Daniel Faddis.

There were no signs of foul play, according to the Higbee Fire Department. It is believed that a propane explosion caused the fire.

Higbee Area Fire Protection District said the fatal fire happened around 5:30 a.m. at 4738 County Road 2445.

Officials said Friday they were still investigating the incident.

[Editor's note: the victim's name has been added to the story now that it has been released by authorities.]

 

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