Dead woman found during ‘suspicious' Columbia house fire

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Several agencies responded to a 'suspicious' deadly fire late Wednesday night in Columbia, prompting an investigation. Ac...

July 21, 2022
8:16 PM

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Several agencies responded to a 'suspicious' deadly fire late Wednesday night in Columbia, prompting an investigation. According to Columbia Fire and Rescue, officials responded to the structure fire on Paul Craft Street at 10 p.m. During a search, firefighters reportedly found a woman deceased inside the home. An autopsy will reportedly be performed to confirm her identity. Authorities said the fire does appear suspicious in nature. The Columbia Police Department and fire investigators with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation are assisting in the ongoing investigation.

Laura Schweizer