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Man killed in house fire

3 years 21 hours 6 minutes ago February 22, 2014 Feb 22, 2014 Saturday, February 22 2014 February 22, 2014 8:15 PM in News
Source: WBRZ
By: Brittany Aucion

BATON ROUGE - Investigators are looking into a house fire that sparked Saturday night.

A spokesperson with the Central Fire Department says a 64-year-old man was found unconscious in a bedroom at a house on Greenwell Street around 7 p.m.

James Crockett was transported to a hospital where he died. An autopsy will determined how he died.

Fire investigators say the fire sparked in the kitchen and four fire departments responded to the scene.

The State Fire Marshal was called to the scene to investigate.

 

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