Deputies Identify Man Killed in Morning Fire

Firefighters battle early morning house fire in Sevier County.

Seymour, Sevier County (WVLT) - The Sevier County Sheriff's Office has identified the man who was killed in a fire in Seymour Tuesday morning.

Deputies identify the victim as the man who lived in the home, 66-year-old Charles McMurray.

That ID is tentative pending an autopsy.

Firefighters found McMurray's body after a fire just after 3:30 Tuesday morning at a small home on Hicks Way.

Flames were shooting out of the home when firefighters arrived.

No word on a cause, but the Seymour Fire Chief says it does not appear to be suspicious.