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updated 1:38 PM UTC, Nov 19, 2019

Waupaca County: Man Who Died In Home Explosion Identified

  • Written by Wheeler
  • Published in News

The Waupaca County Sheriff's Office has identified the 64-year-old man killed when his home exploded Sunday morning. 

Investigators think Mark Steven Zielke was asleep when he died in the blast.  Sheriff Tim Wilz says Zielke's home was "totally obliterated" and witnesses report the debris was spread at least 500 feet away.  The cause of the explosion is still being investigated.

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