BROWN COUNTY, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) – The Brown County Sheriff’s Office has released the name of the man they believe was killed during a fire yesterday.
Clois Jackson, 63, is the presumed victim found deceased on a couch inside a home that caught fire on the 2800 block of Belle Plain Road.
A Sheriff’s Office Deputy found Jackson Saturday afternoon after he was dispatched to the address for a welfare check.
It’s unclear when the fatal fire occurred, but a fire investigator was able to determine it started in a heating/air conditioning unit.
Jackson’s cause of death has not been determined, though no foul play is suspected. His body has been sent to a medical examiner to determine the cause and to provide a positive identification.
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