The scene located at State Road 59 between Miccosukee and the Georgia state line.
According to reports given on the scene, a man was trying to burn some cleared debris in a private yard near where a controlled burn was being conducted.
Officials say it appears the yard debris fire got out of control, trapping the man and killing him.
Those who were conducting the controlled burn a short distance away discovered his body.
One person is dead after a debris fire gets out of control in northern Leon County.