Authorities ID man killed in Necedah fire

Authorities ID man killed in Necedah fire

Authorities have identified the man killed Monday night in a house fire in Juneau County.

The body of Gerard A. Dunn, 65, was found along with the remains of a pet, according to the Juneau County Medical Examiner’s Department.

The Juneau County Communications Center received a call around 7 p.m. about a fire at a home located at N13924 9th Ave. in Necedah.

The caller told dispatchers a man lived at the home alone, according to a release from the Juneau County Sheriff’s Office. The caller also believed the man and some pets were still inside the house.

Firefighters from the Armenia, Cutler and Necedah fire departments responded to the scene.

Officials said the investigation into the cause of the fire is ongoing.

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