HERRIN – The Illinois State Fire Marshal is investigating a Christmas morning fire at a Herrin home where two men were found dead.
According to Williamson County Coroner Michael Burke, the Herrin Police Department received a call around 2:49 Christmas morning of a home on fire on N. Park Ave. While battling the blaze, members from the Herrin Fire Department discovered two deceased males. The men were pronounced dead by the Williamson County Coroner.
The names of the two men have not been released. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.