Firefighters uncover physique at Polk Twp. residence, discovery separate from fireplace

POLK TWP., Pa. – State police say they discovered a person lifeless whereas responding to a hearth in Polk Township, Monroe County.

Firefighters responded to a car fireplace subsequent to a house within the 100 block of Mill Pond Highway round 11 a.m. Sunday.

Firefighters put out a blaze, and thru additional investigation, discovered a 55-year-old man lifeless inside the house, state police mentioned.

Officers say the invention of the physique is separate from the fireplace. State police mentioned there may be nothing suspicious about his loss of life, however didn’t say how he died.

Authorities remained on the scene for practically seven hours.

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