Fatal fire in Baraga County

The Baraga County Sheriff’s Department is investigating the cause of a fatal fire from over the weekend. The Arvon Township Fire Department responded to a structure fire on Ohman Road in Skanee around 5:00 Sunday morning.

53–year–old Mark Allen Stenke of Petoskey was killed in the blaze. The two story structure was a complete loss. A Michigan State Police Fire Marshall investigated the scene but was unable to determine the cause of the fire.

Fire crews from the Aura Fire Department also assisted on the scene.