UPDATE: Authorities have identified the victim in this morning's fatal fire as 53 year old Thomas Jenks.


A deadly fire in Beloit. Firefighters were called to a burning home in the 1900 block of Grant Street around 3 a.m. They were able to get two people out of the home safely, but a third man was trapped in the basement. He later died of his injuries at the hospital. The cause of the fire remains under investigation.