AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - UPDATE: The victim that was burned in this house fire was transported to the hospital. Chief Deputy Coroner Kenneth Boose says Marvin Griffin, 74-years-old, was pronounced dead Wednesday November 30th. Griffin was homeless. The cause of death is multi-system organ failure. The Coroner's Office and the Richmond County Fire Department are investigating the death.
The Richmond County Sheriff's Office and Fire Department are currently on scene at a private residential structure fire at 3127 Evergreen Dr. in Augusta.
Dispatch says the call came in at 4:36am and one person was transported to the hospital with serious injuries.
The fire was called in by a neighbor.
Fox 54 is working to get more information.