Man Dies in Weekend House Fire in Somers

The fire was reported at about 3:30 p.m. Saturday

By Beacon Staff & Associated Press

A Somers man was killed in a house fire on Saturday afternoon.

The Flathead County Sheriff’s Office identified the victim as Danny Ray McCarroll, 66, of Somers. McCarroll was the only person in the house when the fire was reported at 3:30 p.m.

According to the Associated Press, a neighbor saw the flames, grabbed a respirator and was able to pull McCarroll out of the house, but he had already died by the time they got out. The man’s dog was rescued in blaze.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.


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