A fire in Nicholas County, West Virginia, has claimed a life.
Nicholas County 911 has confirmed a fire that occurred overnight in the town Gilboa, WV has resulted in one fatality.
The victim of the blaze was an unidentified 49 year-old male.
Kesslers Cross Lanes Volunteer Fire Department responded to the fire.
The West Virginia State Fire Marshall’s have determined that the residence had no working smoke detectors;
The incident is still under investigation.
WOWK will update with the latest information as it becomes available.