Man found found dead following Piqua fire ID’d

A man who was found dead Saturday morning after a fire destroyed a Piqua mobile home has been identified.

The person was identified as Nathan Jenkins, 65, according to the Miami County Coroner’s Office.

Crews were dispatched and responded shortly after 3 a.m. to the residence in 1500 block of South Main Street, according to the Piqua Police Department.

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A mobile home caught fire, and neighbors believed there was a resident who reportedly had health and mobility issues still inside, police said.

There were no other injuries reported. The cause of the fire is unknown and is under investigation by the State Fire Marshal’s Office and Piqua Fire Department.

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