Sherrif Larry Smith said there was a 9-1-1 call just before midnight last night in regards to a structure fire in the 11000 block of CR 495.

Fire officials found a building engulfed in fire, and, after suppression efforts, found a male victim deceased inside the structure.

Smith said they are in the infancy stage of the investigation and at this time do not know if it is a suicide, homicide or accidental death.



We are currently investigating a scene on Smith County CR 495 near Ann Campbell Road.

Sheriff’s deputies have the road blocked off and a home surrounded by crime scene tape.

The Texas Rangers are on the scene as well.

More information will be added as it becomes available.





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