One person killed in Madison Township fire

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MADISON TOWNSHIP, Ohio — One person was killed after a fire in Madison Township this weekend.

According to Chief Gene Lutz, it happened in the 7000 block of North Ridge Road.  Drivers were urged to avoid the area while the investigation was being completed.

Lutz said the State Fire Marshal, Madison Township Police Department, Lake County Fire Investigation Unit, Lake County Prosecutor, Lake County Coroner and the Bureau of Criminal Investigation (BCI) were assisting with the case.

No other details were released.

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