Fire investigators in Chenango County are looking into the cause of a blaze that claimed the life of one of their brothers.

Plymouth Fire Chief Frank Fowlston died in a fire at his home on County Route 21 that broke out around 2:15 a.m. October 30.  He was alone in the home at the time.

Officials say the cause of the blaze is under investigation.

Fowlston volunteered at the Plymouth Fire Department for many years.