• Officials: 1 dead in Stanly Co. house fire


    ALBEMARLE, N.C. - Fire officials said a person died in a house fire in Stanly County overnight.

    The fire destroyed a home on Dunlap Road in Albemarle just after midnight.

    Chopper 9 flew over the scene as fire investigators sifted through the rubble.

    Police told Channel 9 they do not suspect foul play and that the victim lived in the house alone.

    The name of the person who died has not been released and fire investigators are still trying to determine how the fire started.

    Check back with wsoctv.com for updates on this developing story.

    Sign up for breaking news alerts, click here.

    Next Up:

  • Headline Goes Here

    Officials: 1 dead in Stanly Co. house fire

  • Headline Goes Here

    Riders get first impression of LYNX Blue Line Extension

  • Headline Goes Here

    Elderly woman and her dog killed by vehicle in northwest Charlotte

  • Headline Goes Here

    Inmate reported missing in Gaston County back in custody

  • Headline Goes Here

    US says Russian hack did not compromise power grid, plants