- Associated Press - Monday, January 4, 2016

HOXIE, Ark. (AP) - A Hoxie man has died in a house fire.

Deputy Lawrence County Coroner Doug Sosbe says 51-year-old Jerry Grissom died in the fire early Sunday. Sosbe said the cause of death has not been determined and the body is being sent to the state Crime Lab for an autopsy.

Authorities say the home was fully engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived about 1:45 a.m. Sunday.

A suspected cause of the fire has not been released and Arkansas State Police are investigating.

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