An 82-year-old man was found dead this morning in a West Mead Township residence where crews were sent to put out a fire. Eight area fire departments were sent to 20050 Gill St. after the fire was first reported at 8:56 a.m., according to Crawford County dispatch. Robert Irwin, who lived in the house, was found dead there, Crawford County Coroner Scott Schell said.
Schell said tests are being done to determine how Irwin died.
Firefighters remain on the scene.
Written by Erie Times-News