Human remains found in Langlade County after fire extinguished

  • Source: WSAW-TV CBS 7 Wausau
  • Published: 12/31/2018 04:01 AM

According to a press release from the Langlade County Sheriff's Office, human remains were found after a fire was extinguished in the Town of Elcho. On Sunday at about 5:20 a.m., officials responded to a report of a fully engulfed structure fire at N11570 County Highway Z in Elcho. After the fire was extinguished, human remains were found. At this time, foul play is not suspected. The case remains under investigation, and an autopsy is scheduled. The cause of fire also remains under investigation. Langlade County Sheriff's deputies, Elcho Fire/EMS and Fire District Alpha responded to the scene.


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