One dead in Cuba house fire

A woman was found in the house, once the fire was put out.

CUBA, Ill. - One person is dead after a house fire in Cuba, IL Friday evening.

Tracy Overholt was found inside the house on the 300 block of Jackson Street, around 5:00 p.m. on Friday.

Crews arrived at the scene to find heavy smoke and fire in the rear of the house. Overholt's body was found as firefighters searched the house, once the fire was under control.

An autopsy was scheduled for Saturday to determine the cause of death. The cause of the fire is under investigation.


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