1 dead in South Knox County house fire

KNOXVILLE (WATE) – One person is dead after a house fire in South Knox County Thursday afternoon.

The fire was reported in the 1200 block of Spruce Drive around 3:35 p.m. The Knox County Sheriff’s Office says the victim’s body was found inside the completely burned structure.

The body will be taken to the Knox County Medical Examiner’s Office for identification. Crews are still working to determine the cause of the fire.

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