We now know the name of the man who died in a house fire overnight off Highway-KK near Fair Grove.

The Greene County Sheriff says Brian Stanton was 39.

A woman made it out alive.

The state fire marshal is still investigating.

Original Story:

A man is dead after a house fire overnight of off Highway KK near Fair Grove.

Fair Grove Firefighters were called to a home around 11 p.m. Tuesday night.

A woman on scene told authorities she had escaped the home, but there a man was still inside.

The fire chief says the house is a total loss.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

The Greene County Sheriff’s Office has taken over the death investigation.

Tankers from Logan-Rogersville and Willard Fire Departments also helped put the fire out.