Smith County Man Dies in House fire

An elderly  Smith County man died in a massive housefire last night.

It happened at around 9:20 P.M.  at a home on Highway 64 West, about a half a mile from Tyler Pounds Regional Airport.

When firefighters arrived on the scene, they found the man inside the home.

The man's name has not yet been released. No one else was inside the home at the time of the fire.

Investigators will be on the scene today to try and figure out just what caused the blaze.