Firefighters respond to structure fire; body found inside residence

CALHAN, Colo. (KKTV) - What started as a structure fire is now a death investigation after firefighters found a body inside a home Sunday afternoon.

Firefighters were trying to extinguish a fire on the 23000 block of Blue Roan Circle in Calhan when they found the remains. It's not yet clear if the person died in the fire or prior to it. Investigators have remained mum on whether this is a criminal case.

The death and the cause of the fire both remain under investigation.