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Body found in Glide house fire

A body was found this morning in the ashes of a house fire in Glide, according to a press release from the Douglas County Sheriff's Department.

At about 2:32 a.m., the Douglas County 9-1-1 center received a report of a structure fire in the 100 block of Estella Street in Glide. The structure was fully engulfed when firefighters arrived, and after the fire was knocked down, the remains of a victim were located in the home, the release said.

The Douglas County Sheriff's Office is working with the Oregon State Fire Marshal's Office to determine cause of the fire.

Anyone with information about the fire is asked to contact the Douglas County Sheriff's Office at 541-440-4471 or by email at dcso.pio@co.douglas.or.us

The identity of the victim will be determined by the Douglas County Medical Examiner's Office.