Editor's Note: This article has been modified to reflect the latest information provided by the Tishomingo County Coroner's Office.
TISHOMINGO COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - The victim of a fire in Tishomingo County has died.
Tishomingo County Coroner Mack Wilemon says the man died Wednesday night at Regional One in Memphis.
On Wednesday, emergency responders went to a home on County Road 396 near Pickwick Lake.
Wilemon says the 81-year-old man apparently stepped backward into a propane heater, which burned his clothing.
The man was identified as Herman Stephens.
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