POLAND — According to officials, A 65-year old man from Poland Maine died in a house fire earlier today.
The Department of Health and Safety says the fire took place at 172 tiger hill road in Poland.
At around 7:45 Saturday morning the Poland, Oxford, and Mechanic Falls fire departments responded to the 911 call.
After the fire was put out, emergency responders found the man had passed away inside his residence.
The man, 65-year old Michael Murphy, was taken to the medical examiner’s office in Augusta, for an autopsy scheduled for Sunday.
The investigation is still ongoing.