At 4:30 this morning Hillsdale County Sheriff’s Deputies were alerted of a house fire at 11200 Church Rd in the Wheatland Township.
According to S/Sgt. Todd Pelletier of Michigan State Police Fire Marshal Division who was already on scene, one female was dead inside the residence and one male had been transported to the University of Michigan Hospital for severe fire injuries.
Victim’s names are being withheld at this time pending positive identification and notification of family members.
Deputies were assisted on scene by Addison Fire & Ambulance, Somerset Township Fire Department, Jefferson Township Fire Department, and the Michigan State Police Fire Marshal Division.
Incident is still under investigation by the Hillsdale County Sheriff’s Office and the Michigan State Police Fire Marshal Division.