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MARSHALL COUNTY, Miss. — An equipment fire claimed the life of a man in Marshall County.

According to the Fire Marshall, they received the call around 6p.m. on Friday.

When they arrived, they found the barn on the River Rose Drive property was ablaze.

Unfortunately, a 61-year-old man was found dead on the scene.

The Fire Marshall said his staff was stilling investigating the cause of the fire, and the body was sent to the county coroner for an autopsy.

No other injuries were reported.