Two People Die in Early Morning Region 8 House Fire

Diaz - An early morning house fire in Jackson County has claimed the lives of a man and woman.  The fire started early this morning in the 3200 block of Hooper in Diaz.

A family member tells Region 8 News the fire may have been started by lightning.  Fire investigators are on the scene.  Region 8 News has a crew on the scene and we will update this story when more information becomes available.