VERNON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Authorities have released the name of an 81-year-old man who was found dead after a blaze in his Shiawassee County home.
Sheriff's detective Lt. David Kirk tells The Argus Press of Owosso (http://bit.ly/1qxBYsY ) that the victim was Frank R. Hix.
The department says the fire happened Saturday at a house in Vernon Township, It's about 15 miles west-southwest of Flint.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.
Information from: The Argus-Press, http://www.argus-press.com