Jackson County

Man dies in morning house fire

A man died early this morning in a house fire on Lewis Avenue, authorities have confirmed.

The man, whose identity has not yet been released, was inside the home on when it caught fire. Jackson County Coroner Vicki Broadus said the man was pronounced dead at 3 a.m.

The home was fully engulfed in flames when first responders arrived at the scene.

The Sun Herald updates this story as details develop.