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One Person Dies in Tuesday House Fire in Williamson County

SPILLERTOWN – One person died in a Tuesday afternoon house fire in Williamson County.

According to a post on Southern Illinois Fire Incidents Facebook page, The Williamson County Fire Protection District and the Marion Fire Department responded to the fire on Spillertown Road around 4:15 p.m.

After arriving to the scene, firefighters saw large flames and were not able to get inside the home. Once the fire was put out, firefighters went inside the home and found one person dead. Their name is not being released at this time.

The State Fire Marshal and Williamson County Coroner continue to investigate.