NADEAU — A fatal house fire occurred Wednesday morning in Nadeau Township. 

The Menominee County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to the fire at approximately 12:43 a.m., Wednesday. Upon arriving at the scene it was believed the homeowner was still inside. 

Nadeau Township Fire Department responded to the scene, with mutual aid from Spalding Township Fire Department.

An unidentified victim was later found dead inside the home.

Deputies and investigators from Menominee County Sheriff’s Office were assisted by the following agencies: Michigan State Police Fire Inspector and Accelerant Detection Crime, Nadeau Township Fire Department, Spalding Township Fire Department, Mid County Rescue and WE Energies.

The investigation is ongoing.