At least five people died after a fire broke out at a Massachusetts residence on Wednesday, March 13. Officials discovered five deceased individuals at the scene.
According to a statement released from the Berkshire District Attorney’s Office, the Berkshire County Sheriff’s Office got word of "an active structure fire" at a Sheffield home at approx. 7:50 a.m.
Following the call, multiple agencies responded to the scene and attempted to put out the blaze.
According to The Associated Press, during a news conference, District Attorney Andrea Harrington described that the investigation was too much "complicated."
Andrea said in the press release,
This is an ongoing, extensive investigation with multiple local and state agencies, including the State Police assigned to the Office of the State Fire Marshal and detectives from the State Police Detective Unit assigned to the Berkshire District Attorney’s Office.
Authorities conducted multiple search operations for the home after which they discovered. The identifications of the victims were not disclosed. The causes of death are also still unclear.
Investigation about the case is still going on.
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