Human remains found following house fire in Iredell County

A file photo of fire (photo via pixabay).

A body was found following a house fire in Iredell County, according to the Mount Mourne Fire Department. 

Just before 6:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 29, a fire broke out at a home in the 300 block of Catalina Drive. Mount Mourne firefighters along with several other agencies responded, and found heavy smoke and fire coming from the attic of a home.

There was also a large fire behind the home outside. It took crews about 30 minutes to control the blaze.

No other homes were damaged and no injuries were reported at the time, but on Monday, April 1, firefighters say human remains were found outside of home. 

The Iredell County Sheriff's Department is investigating the death. No other information has been released at this time.