One Person Is Dead After RV Fire

One person is dead after a fire in a small RV in Claiborne County.

Firefighters were called to the home on McMurray Street near the intersection with Tipton Avenue in Tazewell around 4 after a police officer noticed smoke.

The fire was not coming out of a home, but the camper vehicle behind it.
The Tazewell fire chief says they found the body of a man inside after the fire was extinguished.

Right now, they are not releasing the name of the victim pending notification of relatives.

The fire chief tells us the fire does not look to be suspicious.

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