UPDATE: 1 Dead, 1 Hurt in Owens Cross Roads House Fire
OWENS CROSS ROADS, Ala. (WHNT) – The Madison County Fire Marshal says one person died in a house fire off of Highway 431 on Thursday.
The man was found inside the home, which is on Brockway Road. Officials say another man was found outside the home, suffering from smoke inhalation.
The Madison County Coroner’s Office identified the man who died as Herman Ray Salmon. He was 81 years old and lived in the home that caught fire.
The fire started around 11:30 a.m. Thursday. There is minimal damage to the home. The Madison County Sheriff’s Office is investigating further.