LEXINGTON, S.C. — Two people have been found dead in a house fire in Lexington County.

Multiple media outlets reported the fire was reported early Thursday morning just off Interstate 20 outside Lexington.,

Officials are still working to identify the victims. Autopsies were scheduled Friday.

Deputies said when they arrived, flames were coming from the home’s windows and roof. The two bodies were found in a bedroom.

Sheriff’s deputies, the coroner’s office and the State Law Enforcement Division are investigating the fire and deaths.

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