MARION – One person died in a Tuesday evening house fire in Marion.
According to Marion Fire Chief Tim Barnett, firefighters were dispatched to 4456 Meadowland for a structure fire with possible entrapment around 5:15 p.m.
When firefighters arrived, they were met with heavy fire and smoke conditions and confirmed entrapment. Firefighters entered the building for an immediate search with zero visibility and high heat conditions. One victim was located and succumbed to the fire.
The fire is currently under investigation by the Marion Fire Department and the State Fire Marshal.
The Marion Fire Department was assisted on scene by the Marion Police Department, the Williamson County Fire Department, United Ambulance, the Williamson County Coroner and the State Fire Marshal.