Resident dies in house fire

First Byline: 
Jonathan Vickery - Managing Editor

A Williston man was found dead Thursday morning inside his burning home.
The body of 58-year-old Dean Scarbeary was found in his bedroom as firefighters fought a fire at the home located at 190 John Street in Williston, according to Barnwell County Coroner Lloyd Ward.
An autopsy will be performed July 25 to confirm the cause of death.
This is the first fire fatality in 2014 for Barnwell County, said Ward.
The incident is being investigated by the Williston Fire Department and the Barnwell County Coroner's Office.
We are awaiting details about the fire itself.