Florence man dies in Friday night fire

March 30, 2019 GMT

FLORENCE, S.C. -- One person died in late Friday night house fire in a community off North Cashua Drive near West Lucas Street.

Florence County Coroner Keith von Lutcken identified the victim as Jeremiah Williams, 31, of Florence.

Florence County Sheriff’s Office Maj. Mike Nunn said the agency’s arson team will investigate the blaze at 1420 Briarcliff Drive.

Williams’ body Monday will be sent to the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston for an autopsy.