Fire officials investigate body found at scene of Augusta fire

Fire officials in Augusta are investigating the discovery of the body of a 44-year-old man at the scene of a Tuesday house fire.

The man's name has not been announced.

The Hancock County Sheriff's office, the Illinois State Fire Marshall and Illinois State Police Crime Scene unit are assisting in an investigation.

Hancock County Coroner Kendall Beals tells KHQA that no foul play is suspected and that more details about the fire will be released Thursday.