NEWFANE, Vt. (NEWS10) — Vermont State Police report that there was an explosion at a single family home around 1 a.m. on Friday morning. Police and numerous fire departments responded to 521 VT-Route 30, where they found the body of a deceased male in the burnt debris.

Investigations into the origin and cause of the fire are ongoing. The body of the deceased male was examined by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner and identified as Russell A. Buzby, 56, of Newfane. Cause and manner of death is still under investigation.