House fire kills man in Sullivan County

Photo credit: Sullivan County Sheriff's Office

One man has died following a fire Monday morning, according to the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office.

A call to a house fire in the 2000 block of Shipley Ferry Road came in at 6:45 a.m. Monday. When the Sullivan County Fire Department arrived, the front of the house was in flames.

The department put out the fire, but a man living in the home was unable to get out. Police are investigating the fire, but no foul play is suspected.

The name of the victim has not been released, pending notification of the family.

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