One man is dead after a Christmas day fire in Nash County, but three others were able to escape.
The Sheriff's Office responded to a fire at 2875 Bergeron Road in Spring Hope just after 11:00 p.m. Saturday. Deputies say 45-year-old Earl Lucas was found dead in side the home. Three other people living in the house got out. The home is destroyed. The Nash County Sheriff's Office is working with the Nash County Fire Marshall's Office to determine the cause of the fire. At this time the fire is not suspicious.
The Red Cross is assisting the three people who survived.