Man Killed in Midland County Fire Identified

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND COUNTY - Firefighters still don't know exactly what sparked a deadly house fire in Midland County Thursday night, but the man found dead inside has been identified.

Crews fought the flames for three hours before finally getting it out.

When firefighters went in, they found a man's burned body inside.

Fire Marshal Dale Little says that man was Maxwell Delbert Fearnow.

Fearnow died inside the home on west County Road 50, late Thursday night.

The exact cause of the fire is unknown, but authorities say it was an accident.