Follow Up to Vehicle Fire and Fatality


(BELGRADE, Mont.) The Belgrade Police Department has received the final findings from the Gallatin County Coroner’s Office and the Office of the State Medical Examiner, with regard to the vehicle fire and fatality which occurred on June 2, 2015.

The cause of death has been ruled to be carbon monoxide poisoning and the manner of death has been ruled suicide.  Investigators from the Belgrade Police Department and the Central Valley Fire Department determined that vehicle fire was caused by a mechanical issue with the vehicle, well after the victim was deceased.


Sgt. Dustin Lensing

Belgrade Police Dept.



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