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Man who died in Hungry Horse vehicle fire identified

Posted at 11:19 AM, Dec 18, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-18 14:06:59-05


KALISPELL – Authorities have released the name of the man who was found dead after a car fire in the Hungry Horse area.

Flathead County Sheriff Chuck Curry said Conrad Peak, 77, who is said to be a transient, died in the Dec. 8 fire near Lion Lake.

Peak was reported to have been living in his car in the Hungry Horse area for the last couple of weeks prior to his death and was last known to live in Texas.

The investigation into what sparked the blaze in Peaks’ 2006 Ford Escape 4 door vehicle is still underway.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the Sheriff’s Office at (406) 758-5600 or Crimestoppers at (406) 752-8477.