1 dead after fire in Chippewa County

MARQUETTE – A 63-year-old Raber man is dead as the result of a structure fire on Monday in Chippewa County.

The Chippewa County Sheriff’s office was called to the house fire in Raber at approximately 4:15 p.m. according to the sheriff’s office Facebook post

The Pickford and Detour Fire Departments responded to the call, the post states.

The man’s name has not been released, and cause of the fire is under investigation.

Chippewa County Sheriff Michael Bitnar was not available for comment before press time today.