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Body found off I-90 in CdA

“It’s under investigation,” said Kenneth Gabriel, Fire Chief for City of Coeur d’Alene as he walked away from the scene in Coeur d’Alene where a body was found near a small brush fire on Potlatch Hill Road on Thursday, October 1, 2015.
“It’s under investigation,” said Kenneth Gabriel, Fire Chief for City of Coeur d’Alene as he walked away from the scene in Coeur d’Alene where a body was found near a small brush fire on Potlatch Hill Road on Thursday, October 1, 2015.

Coeur d’Alene police are investigating a dead body found in a brush fire early Thursday that started in a wooded area off of Interstate 90. The fire started around 3 a.m. in the hills above exit 14 in eastern Coeur d’Alene near Potlatch Hill Road, police spokeswoman Sgt. Christie Wood said. Fire investigators arrived on scene around 7:30 a.m. and haven’t begun processing the scene, Wood said. The fire still has some hotspots that are being mopped up/SR.



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