Smith County Man Dies in House Fire

An elderly Smith County man is dead after his mobile home caught fire last night.

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

When firefighters arrived, they found the man inside the home. He was pronounced dead a short time later.

The man's name has not yet been released. The cause of the Fire is under investigation.