By CBS13 Staff

COLFAX (CBS13) – One person was killed in an early morning fire at a private residence in Colfax on Saturday, according to Cal Fire.

Cal Fire said the fire was reported just before 5 a.m. inside what was described as a barn-like structure that may have been used as a shop along Hayford Road.

Details regarding the identity of the person killed were not released.

Due to the death, Cal Fire said the Placer County Sheriff’s Office took over the investigation.

No further information was released.