Man found dead in fire outside Savanna - – Rockford’s News Leader

Man found dead in fire outside Savanna


An 82-year-old man was found dead after a fire destroyed his home outside Savanna.

Crews from the Savanna Fire Department, Mt. Carroll Fire Department, Savanna Ambulance, Sabula Fire Department, and the Carroll County Sheriff's Office responded to 1040 Vine Street on Thursday. The body of the home's owner, Martin Hansen, was found inside.

The State Fire Marshal's Office, ISP Crime Scene, and the Carroll County Coroner were notified. The fire is still under investigation.

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