Officials investigating fire in Georgetown

Fire officials are investigating an early morning fire at a barn in the north Georgetown area.

Officials say that the fire was reported at around 5 a.m. near FM 972 between Georgetown and Jarrell. Firefighters arrived and found a barn on fire.

Officials say that a search was conducted and a body was found.

The deceased is 24-year-old Andrew James Lee. He lived alone and although preliminary reports indicated it may have been caused by a space heater, the final determination will be made on the cause once the investigation is complete.

This is a developing story and will be updated with more information as it becomes available.
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