Firefighters Find Man's Body After Blaze At Home In Fayette County


Firefighters discovered the body of a man following a fire that engulfed a home in Fayette County Tuesday afternoon.

The fire was reported in the 8000 block of state Route 38 around 2 p.m.

The Fayette County Sheriff's Office said fire crews discovered the body of Joshua Helsel, 23, after extinguishing the fire at 6:45 p.m.

Members of the Ohio State Fire Marshal's Office were called to the scene to investigate.

They said the fire does not appear to be suspicious.

The house fire reignited shortly before 11 p.m.

10TV News notified firefighters who returned to the scene.

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