The victim in a fatal house fire Sunday near Markesan has been identified as Justin Lewis, 29.

Lewis died from injuries sustained in the fire reported at 1:15 a.m. Sunday at W2081 Tuleta Hill Road in the town of Green Lake, about five miles north of the city of Markesan along the south shore of Green Lake, the Green Lake County Sheriff's Office said.

Arriving deputies found the house fully engulfed in flames. Once the fire was brought under control by the Markesan Fire Department and supporting units from other communities, a search team went into the house and found Lewis, who was later pronounced deceased.

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"The investigation into this fire continues, but foul play is not suspected," said Mark Putzke, chief deputy of the Sheriff's Office.

Fire units from Brandon-Fairwater, Friesland, Ripon, Marquette, Kingston and Fond du Lac assisted at the scene.

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