GENESEE TOWNSHIP, Mich. -

Authorities say one person is dead following a house fire in the Flint area.

The Flint Journal reports crews responded about 6 a.m. Tuesday to the home in Genesee County's Genesee Township and found it fully engulfed in flames.

Township fire Captain Don Fremd says an elderly man is believed to have died. The man's name wasn't immediately released.

The cause is under investigation.