frozen to death
The Michigan Public Service Commission wants companies to submit ways to better reach elderly residents who are most at risk during a shutoff in extreme weather.
An investigation was ordered after the body of 69-year-old John Skelley was discovered in his Hazel Park home earlier this year.
John Skelley was discovered unresponsive, huddled under blankets in front of a space heater on Feb. 1.
Officials have identified the woman who was found with a dog in the backyard of a home in Garden City.
Officials say the 22-year-old St. Clair County woman might have froze to death.
Police say the woman was dead for at least three days before her body was found.
Police say a 72-year-old man was found frozen to death in the driveway of his home days after a winter storm dumped about a foot of snow on metro Detroit.