Officials release name of person killed, person injured in house fire, possible explosion in Greene County

Fatal house fire in Greene County

GREENE COUNTY, Ark. (KAIT) - Officials have released the name of a teenager killed earlier this month in a house fire and possible explosion at a Greene County house.

According to Brent Cox with the Greene County Sheriff’s Office, Michael B. Campbell, 19, was killed in the house fire. Demarius James, 22, was injured in the fire as well.

Greene County Sheriff Steve Franks said deputies went to the home on Highway 141, south of Beech Grove, around 8:15 p.m. June 14 after getting a call about the fire.

Authorities are still investigating the cause of the fire, Cox said.

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