1 killed, 1 rescued in Erin house fire - WKRN News 2

1 killed, 1 rescued in Erin house fire

ERIN, Tenn. -

One person was killed and another rescued after a fire broke out at a two-story home in Erin, Tennessee early Tuesday morning.

The fire broke out at a home located on West Front Street just before 5 a.m.

Three firefighters sustained minor injuries. They have all since been treated and released from an area hospital.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation, though crews believe a faulty surge protector may have played a role.

The State Fire Marshall is assisting in the ongoing investigation.

The victim's identity was not immediately released.

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