House fire claims life of Marshall County man

House fire claims life of Marshall County man
(Source: WAFF)
(Source: WAFF)

MARSHALL COUNTY, AL (WAFF) - The state fire marshal's office is investigating a weekend fire death in Marshall County.

The fire call came Sunday morning to a mobile home at 1935 Bearden Road in the Horton community.

Officials with the Nixon Chapel Volunteer Fire Department say the home was already well engulfed when they arrived.

The body of 42-year-old Michael Moore was located in a back bedroom.

The state fire marshal's office was then called to come and investigate.

Moore's body was removed from the scene and then taken to the Department of Forensic Sciences for an autopsy.

The home is a total loss.

Officials with the state fire marshal's office say the cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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