Bridger fire victim identified

Thursday, May 16, 2019

David Dyer, 67 years old, from Bridger has been identified as the victim in the house fire in Bridger on Monday afternoon, May 13.  Dyer was found unresponsive inside his residence by Bridger firemen within a few minutes after he had placed the 911 call reporting there was a fire in his kitchen.  He was pronounced deceased at the scene.  

Bridger Fire, Bridger EMS, Bridger Police, Montana State Fire Marshal and Carbon County Sheriff's Office all responded to the scene.  

Initial investigations appears the fire was accidental and started in the kitchen area. Interior of house has extensive smoke damage.