Clarke County Fire Victim Identified

Clarke County, Miss. Clarke County officials have released the name of the victim in a fatal Wednesday afternoon house fire near Quitman.

Clarke County Chief Deputy Barry White says Tillman Jenkins died in the fire on County Road 687, just east of Quitman.

The fire was discovered around 3:30 p.m. and the structure has already burned to the ground.

Authorities say they don't know when the fire started.

Jenkins' body was found inside the charred rubble.

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