One confirmed dead in Shepherd house fire

Posted at 5:34 PM, Nov 05, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-05 20:56:46-05

SHEPHERD – The Yellowstone County Sheriff’s Office and the Shepherd Volunteer Fire Department are investigating an early morning house fire on 11041 Peaceful Plateau Trail.

Yellowstone County Coroner Cliff Mahoney confirmed to Q2 News that a person has died. He did not comment further on the age or gender of that person.

The mobile home appears to be a complete loss.

The area was blocked off by caution tape and they are treating the entire area as a crime scene.

The fire department was working on hot-spots.

No word on the amount of damages, or if there were any injuries or if the residence was occupied at the time of the fire.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

Reporting by Ken Spencer for MTN News