Deadly trailer fire in Wirt County

WIRT COUNTY, W.Va. (WTAP) - Authorities have released the name of a person killed in a trailer fire in Wirt County on Friday.

Wirt County Sheriff Travis Corbitt says the Elizabeth-Wirt Volunteer Fire Department was called to a trailer home fire off of Peewee Hill Road at 9:00 A.M. Friday.

Corbitt says one person was killed in the blaze, and the home is a total loss.

Richard Cline, 57, was identified as the victim.

The State Fire Marshal's office is investigating the cause of the fire.

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