One Killed in House Fire on Highway KK

Update: The victim of the fire has been identified as 39-year-old Brian Stanton.

A man is dead after a fire Tuesday evening.

The home on East State Highway KK was fully engulfed in flames when units from the Fair Grove Fire Department arrived on the scene. Two adults were reportedly in the home at the time of the blaze but only the female occupant was able to escape the structure.

Five different fire departments responded to the blaze.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

(Note: this story will be updated as more information is released.)