*UPDATE* - 01/16/24
Investigators have located the deceased remains of one person within the residence. The victim’s identity is being withheld at this time and the cause of the fire remains under investigation.
LCSO Case #24-0237 - House Fire
This morning just after 2:30 am, Lane County Sheriff’s Deputies and South Lane Fire & Rescue personnel responded to a report of a fully involved house fire in the 37000 block of Meyer Road outside of Cottage Grove. One resident is currently unaccounted for. The cause of the fire is under investigation with assistance from the State Fire Marshal and an investigator with the Oregon State Police. Anyone with information regarding this fire is asked to contact the Lane County Sheriff’s Office at 541-682-4150, option 1.