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One person has died as a result of a house fire in Madison County

One person has died as a result of a house fire in Madison County

A man died in a house fire in Moores Mill on Thursday night.

Franklin Wade Mitchell, 63, has been identified as the victim of a fire, according to Madison County Coroner Tyler Berryhill.

The fire in the 100 block of Tres Drive, according to Zachary Trulson, the president of Moores Mill Fire/Rescue, took about an hour to escape. The fire apparently started in the attic and the property was fully involved.

A general medical examine is being performed today at the Huntsville Regional Laboratory, the Alabama Department of Forensic Sciences.

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