Woman Dies In U.P. House Fire - Northern Michigan's News Leader

Woman Dies In U.P. House Fire

Posted: Updated:

NEGAUNEE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) -- A 63-year-old Upper Peninsula woman died in a fire that consumed her home.

Police and fire crews were called out to the deadly fire just after 10:30 Tuesday night in Negaunee, in Marquette County.

Rosemary Juchemich died inside the home. Her husband was able to escape. He was taken to the hospital for non-life threatening injuries.

Firefighters had the fire out by 2:00 AM Wednesday.

 The cause is not known.