Franklin Co. — The State Fire Marshall’s Office is investigating an early morning fire that happened in Franklin County. According to dispatchers, firefighters from both Franklin and Williamson counties were called out to a house fire on Route 149 between Zeigler and Royalton at around 3:00 this morning. When firefighters arrived, the house was already fully engulfed in flames. The home is considered a total loss. No injuries are being reported.