CHARLTON (CBS) — One person is dead after a fire broke out in a building in Charlton Wednesday afternoon.
The Massachusetts State Fire Services office and State Police confirmed the death of an elderly man as a result of the blaze.READ MORE: Oil Spill Settlement To Fund Loon Conservation Projects
Firefighters were called to the location on Berry Corner Road around 1:30 p.m.READ MORE: Connecticut Becomes 1st State To Make All Prison Phone Calls Free
The state fire marshal, Worcester County detectives and crime scene services were called to the scene by the Charlton Fire Department.MORE NEWS: 5 Rescued From The Water After Boat Overturns Near Marion
The origin and cause of the fire remains under investigation.