This morning, November 8, 2017, at approximately 1:39 AM, the Melfa Fire Department called and requested the State Police to investigate a fatal Fire.

The incident occured at the 30,000 Block of Lankford Highway. The structure fire resulted in a fatality. The Virginia State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigations is currently investigating the incident and it is still under investigation.

Once the Office of the Medical Examiner identifies the body and next of kin is notified, more information will be released.

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