A man believed to be a Cabot Road, Marshfield resident has died in a fire at his home.
At 11:40 AM June 20, the Marshfield Fire department was notified of a structure fire on Cabot Road in Marshfield. A passerby noticed smoke coming from the residence and attempted to locate the occupants of the home.
When firefighters arrived, they discovered heavy smoke and flames coming for the center area of the structure. Mutual aid was requested, and several area fire departments responded to assist Marshfield Fire with the suppression and extinguishment of the fire.
At 1:30 PM, Woodbury Fire Chief Paul Cerutti notified state police of the fire involving the possible entrapment of the homeowner, and requested help from the Fire and Explosion Investigation Unit (FEIU).
At 2:45 pm a deceased man was located within the structure. His body was transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Burlington for an autopsy and identification.