The Hamblen County Sheriff's Office is investigating a fatal house fire early Thursday morning.
According to Hamblen County Sheriff Esco Jarnigan, the fire happened at a home on Chastain Drive south of Morristown.
Jarnigan says one male died in the fire. The sheriff identified him as 56-year-old Jimmy Taylor. Jarnigan said Taylor worked for Team Tech of Morristown. No foul play is suspected.
A neighbor had reported smelling smoke at 4:00am, but didn't realize it was the home on fire. The house fire was reported several hours later.