A team of investigators from the Fire Marshals office responded to a house fire at 471 Crummett Mountain Rd. in Somerville Saturday morning, Oct. 30. While processing the fire scene, they located human remains.
It is believed the deceased is 72-year-old Ian Baston who lived alone at the residence. The fire was discovered by hunters who were in the area and saw smoke. The cause of the fire is undetermined at this time.
Somerville, Jefferson, Windsor, Washington and Chelsea Fire Departments responded to the fire.
— Bangor Daily News (@bangordailynews) November 1, 2021