Woman discovers family member in ashes of house fire in Rutherford Co.

Middle TN

RUTHERFORD CO., Tenn. (WKRN) — A family member makes a gruesome discovery Tuesday morning at a mobile home that was damaged in a fire in Rutherford County.

Investigators said a woman found her loved one deceased in the remnants of the fire.

The Rutherford County Fire Rescue’s Fire Marshal’s Office is investigating the fatal fire at the mobile home off Murray Kittrell Road.

Multiple agencies responded to the the home Tuesday after the woman who made the discovery called for help.

Investigators said the mobile home also experienced flooding due to a water main break.

Crews are still working to determine exactly what caused the fire and water main break.

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