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Human remains found inside following Limestone County house fire

Investigators are on the scene of what is now a deadly house fire in Limestone County.

Posted: Oct 30, 2017 2:30 PM
Updated: Oct 30, 2017 5:34 PM

Investigators are on the scene of what is now a deadly house fire in Limestone County.

Firefighters responded to a house in the 23000 block of Berzett Road northeast of Athens just before 11 a.m.

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Athens house fire

A neighbor told WAAY 31 she saw smoke coming from the house and both she and a mail carrier called 911.

The house was destroyed by the flames.

A cause wasn't immediately known.

Sheriff's investigators have yet to determine whether or not the death was a direct result of the fire.

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