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Michigan father, 5-year-old son killed in house fire on Drummond Island

Kyle Messenger and his five-year-old son died in a house fire on Drummond Island (Photo courtesy of Morgan Ashley/WPBN).
Kyle Messenger and his five-year-old son died in a house fire on Drummond Island (Photo courtesy of Morgan Ashley/WPBN).

DRUMMOND ISLAND, Mich. – A man and his 5-year-old son have died in a house fire on Drummond Island in northern Michigan.

Chippewa County authorities identified the father as 30-year-old Kyle Messenger. The fire was reported around 10 p.m. Sunday.

No other details were released. Drummond Island is off the eastern edge of the Upper Peninsula in Lake Huron.

GoFundMe has been set up for the family.