Fatal House Fire Sunday Morning Near Fritch

By Aaron Langston

Published 05/12 2014 05:27PM

Updated 05/12 2014 05:28PM

FRITCH -- The Carson County Sheriff's Department and the State Fire Marshal's Office are investigating a deadly house fire near Fritch.

They say they were called out just before 4 a.m. yesterday in the area of Highway 36 and Barraq Road.

A body was found in the house after the fire was under control.

An autopsy is scheduled for Wednesday to determine who the person is and the cause of death.

The Carson County Sheriff's Office say this house fire is not connected to the wildfire near Lake Meredith.

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