For Immediate Release
Pickens County Sheriff’s Office Investigates Deadly Fire in Six Mile
At approximately 5:30 am this morning, neighbors reported a structure fire located at 191 Duncan Road, Six Mile, South Carolina. The Six Mile Fire Department responded and upon their arrival they located one adult male subject in front of the residence. That subject has been transported to the Augusta Burn Center for treatment.
As firefighters proceed to extinguish the fire which was actively burning a portion of the residence; they discovered one occupant who was deceased inside the structure.
Deputies and detectives from the Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene along with the Pickens County Coroner.
As is normal procedure when a death occurs in a structure fire; agents from the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division are assisting detectives from the Sheriff’s Office with the investigation.
Information on the deceased person should be obtained from the Pickens County Coroner’s Office.
More information will be released as it becomes available.