Authorities in Camdenton are investigating a fire over the weekend that took the life of one person. Camdenton Police say early Sunday morning; officers received a report of a large amount of smoke on East Highway 54. An officer found a home in the 200 block of Wilkerson Avenue on fire. The officer tried to get into the house but there was too much smoke and fire. Camdenton fire fighters along with Mid County fire crews battled the blaze. One the fire was under control, the body of a man was found in a back bedroom. The Missouri State Fire Marshal says the fire started in the bedroom near the bed. Camdenton Police are waiting for test results to confirm the identification of the man and the cause of death.