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Midland County Sheriff Media Release - UPDATE

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Fatal Fire 03/08/2022

  • March 9 2022
Midland County Sheriff Media Release - UPDATE

March 16, 2022 - UPDATED: NEWS RELEASE

On Tuesday, March 8th 2022 at approximately 10:41pm, Midland County Sheriff’s Office personnel along with Edenville Township Fire Department personnel responded to an Edenville Twp residence on North Eleven Mile Rd in reference to a structure fire.  Upon arrival, a mobile home was fully engulfed in flames.  After the flames were extinguished, the body of a deceased male was located inside the residence. 

Following the autopsy, the identity of the deceased male was confirmed as the 72-year-old resident, Carl Lewis.

The incident remains under investigation, however indications are that the fire is believed to have been accidental.

Midland County Sheriff Myron Greene


March 9, 2022  - NEWS RELEASE

On Tuesday, March 8th 2022 at approximately 10:41pm, Midland County Sheriff’s Office personnel along with Edenville Township Fire Department personnel responded to an Edenville Twp residence on North Eleven Mile Rd in reference to a structure fire.  Upon arrival, a mobile home was fully engulfed in flames.  After the flames were extinguished, the body of a deceased male was located inside the residence.  The male is believed to be the 72 year old resident.

The incident remains under investigation and an autopsy has been scheduled to confirm the identity of the deceased male and in determining the cause of death.

The Michigan State Police Fire Marshal was contacted and arrived on scene to assist in determining the cause of the fire.

Damage estimates are unknown at this time, but the structure was a total loss.

Edenville Township Fire Department was originally dispatched to the scene, but were later assisted on scene by Coleman City Fire Department, Coleman City Police Department, Mid-Michigan EMS, and the Midland County Sheriff’s Office. 

Midland County Sheriff Myron Greene

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