A fatal fire in Franklin is being investigated by the SBI and FBI. The fire occurred Saturday evening around 7:30 pm when firefighters responded to a report of a structure fire on Moore Street.
The structure was fully engulfed in flames and police officers on the scene notified the firefighters that one person was still in the bedroom of the home. One person perished in the fire while a second person was able to escape.
The name of the victim is being withheld pending the ongoing investigation.
A cause for the fire is still under investigation and the FBI and SBI are assisting firefighters and Franklin Police.