Plumas Sheriff’s investigate Fatal House Fire

Plumas Sheriff’s investigate Fatal House Fire
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Originally Published By: Plumas County Sheriff’s Office

“Plumas – 06/05/2023 – The Plumas County Sheriff’s Office, State Fire Marshall’s Office, and Quincy Fire Department conducted an investigation with the assistance of equipment from the Plumas County Public Works Department into the cause and origin of the fire. Deputies had spoken to several neighbors and friends of the occupant, and all have been unable to locate the subject.

At approximately 11:00 AM today burned human remains were found in the debris of the home. The remains were removed and an autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of death and to identify the remains. The name of the decedent/occupant is being withheld until the remains are identified and the next of kin has been notified.

We are saddened by this event and extend our heartfelt sympathy and condolences to all those affected by this tragic event.

****Update 11:00 PM****

The fire has been controlled. The cause of the fire is unknown at this time. A fire investigator has been requested, and the investigation is ongoing. Further updates will be provided as the investigation progresses.

Emergency personnel are on scene of an active structure fire emergency in the 5300 block of Chandler Road in Quincy. We are asking the public to stay out of the area to allow for the free movement of emergency personnel.”

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