- Associated Press - Monday, August 14, 2017

CANYONVILLE, Ore. (AP) - Authorities say an 89-year-old man died in a house fire in southern Oregon.

The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office says firefighters responded early Monday to a fully engulfed home in Canyonville. After extinguishing the blaze, they found the body of Donald Olsen.

The sheriff’s office says the fire ignited grass and threatened other structures before it was stopped.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.


Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide