Columbia Police identify the victim of a fatal house fire.
George Grant, 66, was located inside a house in the 200 block of Ruby Lane, late Monday morning.
When crews arrived, smoke and flames were showing from a rear window where Grant’s body was found. Police report that although the fire was confined to that one room, it caused significant damage.
A second person was inside the home, but was able to escape with minor injuries.
Investigators say at this time, no foul play is suspected.